Leyte barangay treasurer shot dead

Philippine Tribune
Philippine Tribune

Miriam Desacada – The Philippine Star

October 7, 2023 | 12:00am

Mateo Rasonable, 41, of Barangay Mataloto in Leyte town, and Angielyn Gulanie were on a motorcycle when they were shot in Barangay Cabungahan.

MANILA, Philippines — A barangay treasurer was shot dead while his companion, an 86-year-old woman, was wounded in a gun attack in Villaba, Leyte on Thursday.

Mateo Rasonable, 41, of Barangay Mataloto in Leyte town, and Angielyn Gulanie were on a motorcycle when they were shot in Barangay Cabungahan.

Despite being wounded, Gulanie managed to escape and asked for assistance.

Initial investigation showed that the victims had just come from a bank in Carigara and were on their way to Barangay Mataloto in Leyte when they were attacked.

Gulanie is being treated in a hospital in Ormoc.

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