The victims were on board a tricycle driven by Leonilo when the suspects, who tailed them, attacked, police said. Both victims died on the spot while the gunmen fled towards Barangay Adorable.
Cornelio Hementela
  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 58
  • Occupation: Teacher
Incident Details
  • Date of Incident: August 10, 2020
  • City of Incident: San Leonardo
  • Province of Incident: Nueva Ecija
  • Killed by unknown assailants in public

Unidentified assailants on a motorcycle shot dead a public school teacher and his brother here on Monday morning, police said.

Investigators identified the slain teacher as Cornelio Hementela, 58, and his elder brother Leonilo, 60, both residents of Barangay Magpapalayok here.