Mayor Chan dangles P1M bounty for info on councilman killers


Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard Chan is offering a P1-million reward for information leading to the arrest of those behind the killing of a barangay councilor last Saturday night.

The police are looking into business and job-related motives behind the murder of Mactan barangay councilor Zandro Labie Augusto, 48, who was shot by unidentified riding-in-tandem in Barangay Poblacion.

Chan said Augusto’s murder is the first heinous crime under his watch as the city mayor. (

He could not forget Augusto’s hard work and sacrifices as a public servant, especially during the pandemic, according to the mayor.

He added that he will ensure that those who are responsible will be held accountable for the crime.

Chan said those who have a lead may contact 0998-967-3794 or 0939-371-1288.