Published: Monday 02 July, 2018

New Video of Tanauan City Mayor Antonio Halili Shooting Shows Chaotic Scene

A new video of the killing of Tanauan City Mayor Antonio Halili shooting has emerged. Halili is shown lying on the ground with a bullet wound while his bodyguards are seen scrambling to his aid.

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Tanauan City Mayor Antonio Halili lies on the ground as being shot this morning. (YouTube/Barangay Captain Rico Alcazar)

“Patay si mayor! Binaril si mayor!” a male voice can be heard in the background amid the chaotic scene in the parking lot of the Tanauan City Hall where, moments earlier, Mayor Antonio Halili participated in the flag ceremony in front of city hall employees and constituents. 

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Earlier, another video showed Mayor Halili flanked by city officials as they prepared for the flag ceremony. seconds after the ‘Lupang Hinirang’ began, the camera panned to the choir after which as single gunshot was heard along with screams.

Mayor Antonio Halili was rushed to the hospital just a few meters away from city hall with a single gunshot wound on the chest, according to Vice Mayor Jhoana Corona. He was declared dead just before 9:00 AM.