A police who used to be assigned with the Provincial Intelligence Branch (PIB) of the Cebu Provincial Police Office (CPPO) was gunned down inside the Danao City Hall today. SPO1 Francis Villamor was in full police uniform when shot after he attended a court hearing.
The victim who has been transferred to the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) right after the assumption of Pres. Rodrigo Duterte in 2016 is a resident of Looc, Danao City. Eyewitnesses to the shooting said that five men who wore masks were the perpetrators.
The group arrived in a white vehicle which immediately fled after the incident. Two other bystanders were also hit during the incident. Investigators are digging further into the incident which shocked those who were around.