Criminology dean, shot by riding in tandem

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan – A dean of the Criminology Department of the Pangasinan State University was shot by riding in tandem gunmen early morning of March 22.

Rommel J. Cruz, 43, and a resident of Heroes St, Poblacion, Lingayen, Pangasinan, was shot at around 7:45 am while driving eastbound to PSU-Binmaley Campus along Avenida Rizal Street, East Poblacion by unidentified suspects on board a motorcycle.

Victim was brought to Jesus Nazarene General Hospital for medical treatment.

The Lingayen police requested the SOCO team to process the crime scene and conducted a dragnet operation for the possible apprehension of the suspects but with negative result.

Case is under investigation.#