Indian national slain in ambush

CURRIMAO, Ilocos Norte (Sept. 24) – Two armed motorcyclists riding in tandem shot and killed an Indian national during an ambush staged along the national highway in Brgy. Lang-ayan, this town .

Police authorities identified the victim as Surinder Singh, an Indian national who was engaged in “5-6” money-lending scheme.

Initial investigation showed that the victim, accompanied by a relative, was driving his car on their way home when the suspects overtook their vehicle and fired at them fatally hitting Singh. His companion emerged unhurt.

Police are still determining the motive of the ambush slay.