1. At around 11:00 a.m. of July 7, 2018, report reached this office from LGU radio base informing that there was an alleged shooting incident that transpired at about 10:30 a.m of July 7, 2018, particularly infront of Four square Gospel churh located at Purok 1Brgy. New Katipunan, Sto Tomas Davao Del Norte.
Immediately Patrol team led by SP03 Edwin S. Rollan, together with duty investigator under the supervision of PCI DOMINADOR SOLON CRUDA IV, Chief of Police, arrived at the aforementioned place to verify the veracity of the information and to conduct investigation.
Upon arrival there at the victim was already rushed at Metropolitan Polymedic Community hospital (MPCH) hospital for immediate medical treatment, situated at Feeder Rd 1Brgy. Tibal-og this municipality, which was sustained gunshot wound but he was declared dead on arrival by his attending physician in the person of Dr. Daizha Delos Reyes.
Initial investigation conducted disclosed that the victim identified later as JERAMIL ANDOYO DINOLAN, 38 years old, married, Brgy. Kagawad of Brgy. of San Jose this municipality, and a resident of Purok 3 Brgy. San Jose, Sto Tomas Davao Del Norte.
That prior to the incident while victim riding his single motorcycle coming from Brgy. Kimamon heading towards in his home, upon reaching at Purok 1 Bry. New katipunan this municipality, in front of Foursquare gospel church suddenly he was shot by unidentified suspect/s hitting in the breast portion of the body.
Responding PNP personnel were able recovered one (1) fired case cartridges of alleged .45 cal. pistol.
Further, Manhunt operation is now conducted by this office for possible apprehension of the fleeing suspect/s.
The cadaver of the victim was laid at Copreros funeral parlor located at Feeder Road 3 this municipality.
2. Motive of the incident is yet to be determined and Progress report will follow.