Man shot dead during son's wake in Manila

Posted at 01/04/2013 3:40 PM

MANILA, Philippines – A man was shot dead during the wake of his son in Tondo, Manila before dawn on Friday.

Victim Froilan Magallanes was playing cards when an unidentified man shot him in front of his house in Baseco Compound. The victim sustained a gunshot wound to his back.

Two other wake attendees, identified only as Baby and Dory, were rushed to the hospital due to gunshot wounds.

Another injured victim, Rosario Rosin, sustained a gunshot wound to her hand but refused to be taken to the hospital.

Magallanes' wife, Teresita, said she has no clue as to why her husband was killed. – report from Jerome Lantin, ABS-CBN News