PAGADIAN CITY (PNA) – Three government officials are offering more than P1 million in cash reward to anyone who can provide information leading to the arrest of the killer of a former barangay official in Guipos town.
Governor Victor Yu and his wife first district Rep. Divina Grace said Thursday they were offering up to P1 million, while Mayor Ruel Molina of Kumalarang town offered P50,000 to any informant who could help solve the killing of Jemar Pintac, 42.
Pintac was the former chairperson of Barangay Mahayahay in Kumalarang town.
Molina has asked the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG), and the police to dig deeper into the circumstance surrounding Pintac’s killing.
Pintac and his son, Mark Anthony, were supervising a road construction project in Guipos town when he was shot and killed at around 3 p.m. on November 5.
Police said the suspect sped off toward barangay Canunan, Guipos after the incident.