Teenage boy shot dead in Dagupan

Posted at 03/05/14 3:40 PM

MANILA – A teenage boy was shot dead in Dagupan City in Pangasinan Wednesday midnight.

Chief Inspector Joseph Dalupe said the victim, 15, was on board a motorcycle when he was shot dead by unknown assailants at the Magsaysay Bridge.

The victim sustained gunshot wounds to the head and was declared dead on arrival at the hospital.

The motorcycle back-rider, who managed to escape, said the suspects fled with the victim's motorcycle and cellphone.

Crime scene investigators recovered three empty shells from a .45-caliber pistol from the crime scene. – report from Melanie Heng, ABS-CBN News Dagupan