16-year-old male student shot dead in Quezon City

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MANILA, Philippines — A 16-year-old male was shot dead Monday evening on Martan Street in Brgy. Commonwealth, Quezon City.

The victim was identified as Aldrin Raman Jore, a second-year student at the Commonwealth High School, who was shot twice in the head, according to a report by dzMM radio.

It is not yet clear how the killing took place and who perpetrated the crime, the report said, quoting barangay officials.

Jore’s body still lies on the ground and is covered with yellow cloth as of posting time.