Another lawyer gunned down in Muntinlupa City

Unidentified gunmen shot and killed a lawyer in front of his house in Muntilupa City shortly after midnight Saturday.

Police identified the victim as Jesus Acpal, 67, who was also a retired Philippine National Police officer.

Acpal and his son had just arrived at their home in Katarungan Village in Barangay Poblacion on board his Toyota Fortuner when he was attacked at around 1:05 a.m.

Initial investigation showed that he just alighted from his vehicle to open their gate when the suspects appeared from out of nowhere and shot him.

He died on the spot while the suspects fled.

Recovered from the scene were 11 fired cartridge cases of caliber .45, one fired bullet, and one metallic fragment.

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