Incident Summary:

11/07/2019: Assailants shot and killed Dindo Generoso, a radio broadcaster at the intersection of Hibbard avenue and Ej Blanco drive, Piapi, Negros Oriental, Philippines. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.




Southeast Asia

region/u.s. state:

Negros Oriental


Location Details:
The incident occurred at the intersection of Hibbard avenue and Ej Blanco drive.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Assassination
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Journalists & Media
Name of Entity dyEM Bai Radio
Specific Description Broadcaster: Dindo Generoso
Nationality of Target Philippines
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Automatic Weapon
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) No
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) Yes
Alternate Designation (more) Other Crime Type
Additional Information There is doubt that this incident meets terrorism-related criteria. Sources suspected the attack may have been the result of a family dispute or related to gambling.
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators 2
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 1 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 1
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
"NO TITLE SUPPLIED," Manila Times (Philippines), November 8, 2019.
"Duterte orders thorough probe of Dumaguete radioman's slay," Philippines News Agency, November 7, 2019.
"Radio blocktimer shot dead in Dumaguete," Philippines News Agency, November 7, 2019.