Jaynard Angeles Death: Former Radio Manager Shot Dead
A former FM radio station manager and hard-hitting radio commentator was shot dead by unidentified gunmen riding on a motorcycle in Tacurong City in Sultan Kudarat.
The victim was shot at a close range by the back rider at around 10 a.m , January 12, when he was waiting for his car in front of a car repair shop in Barangay New Carmen as initially reported.
The victim has been identified as identified as Jaynard Angeles and a resident of Barangay Matiompong, Lambayong,Sultan Kudarat. He was seeking an elective post in Lambayong.
Jaynard was working as a radio commentator or block timer at 88.3 FM operated by Radyo ni.
Station manager Benjie Caballero was also shot on on 30 October, 2021, in a similar way outside his home by two gunmen on a motorcycle. He died of pneumonia a month later.
Investigation still continue by the Tacurong City police on the incident, they want to know the motives of the shooting, whether it has something to do with his work as a broadcaster or his political aspiration in the May 2022 elections.