A 15-year-old student was killed after unidentified gunmen shot him in front of the barangay hall in Nagsaing, Pangasinan in this town on Friday, May 20.
Initial investigation showed that the grade 7 student, whose identity was withheld by the police, was walking with his uncle when six men on four motorcycles surrounded them.
One of the suspects shot the boy several times. Before they escaped, another suspect slashed the neck of the victim.
Local police in Pangasinan are conducting an investigation and finding motives behind the killing.