Incident Summary:

12/19/2019: Assailants shot and killed Babito Manliguez, a Department of Education district supervisor, on Tadeco road, San Francisco, Davao del Norte, Philippines. No group claimed responsibility for the incident.




Southeast Asia

region/u.s. state:

Davao del Norte

San Francisco

Location Details:
The incident occurred on Tadeco road.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Government (General)
Name of Entity Department of Education
Specific Description District Supervisor: Babito Manliguez
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 Handgun
Weapon Details
A .45-caliber pistol was used in the attack.
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
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
"DepEd district supervisor shot dead in Davao Del Norte," Philippines Daily Inquirer, December 20, 2019.