A female prosecutor was shot dead in Barangay Aplaya, Digos City afternoon on Monday, June 10, 2024.

The victim's half-brother was arrested later in Sulop, Davao del Sur morning on Tuesday, June 11. He was identified through a CCTV footage and through witnesses’ accounts.

Investigation showed that the victim was on her way home when she was shot in the head by a motorcycle-riding gunman who was wearing black helmet, blue hooded jacket, and blue jeans.

Confiscated from the suspect were 12-gauge shotgun shells, ammunition, M16 rifle magazine, and the jacket and helmet described by the witnesses.

Authorities are looking into land dispute as possible motive in the killing.

(Report from King Pandia, GMA Super Radyo Davao)