Mayor shot for running over dog

Posted at 04/28/14 4:00 PM

KALINGA -- The mayor of Pasil town in Kalinga was shot by an unidentified gunman after he allegedly ran down the gunman's pet last Saturday evening.

Initial investigation disclosed that Mayor James Edduba was on his way back to Tabuk City, Kalinga on board a pick-up when he accidentally hit a dog on the roadside.

This prompted a bystander to fire at the victim, wounding him.

Edduba was immediately brought to a hospital in Tuguegarao City.

He is now in a stable condition. -- report from Harris Julio, ABS-CBN News Cagayan Valley