Abraham Cabuena
  • Sex: Male
  • Occupation: former police officer
Incident Details
  • Killed by unknown assailants in public
  • Date of Incident: August 9, 2018
  • Location of Incident: Narvacan, Ilocos Sur

CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO, San Fernando City, La Union: A drug gang leader, included in the narco-list of President Rodrigo Duterte, was shot dead by unidentified gunman in Barangay Nanguneg, Narvacan, Ilocos Sur on Thursday.

Chief Insp. Marcelo Martinez, Narvacan Police chief, said Abraham Cabuena, leader of Cabuena Group, engaged in illegal drug activities operating in Ilocos Sur, La Union, Pangasinan and Baguio City. Chief Supt. Romulo Sapitula, Police Region 1 director, said Cabuena was a drug surrenderer. Cabuena was riding a black motorcycle when two unidentified men also riding a motorcycle shot him several times killing him on the spot.

Sapitula said seven fired cartridge from caliber .45 pistol and four fired bullets were found at the crime scene.