The principal of Casisang National High School in Malaybalay City was shot dead today by her own husband.
According to a news report aired via TV Patrol Northern Mindanao, Florina “Flor” Tenorio died after her husband, Arnold Tenorio, 47 years old, shot her inside a bamboo hut within the premises of the said school. Police caught the suspect, a retired fireman, following a follow-up operation. In fact, the suspect even returned to their home after the shooting incident. He reportedly stayed there for a few hours.
The victim was rushed to the Bukidnon Provincial Hospital but was declared dead on arrival.
Authorities say that the couple frequently fought over alleged illegal drug use of the husband and that a barangay protection order has even been issued in favor of the principal before.
Found in the suspect’s possession was a caliber .45 gun, ammunition and identification cards.
The suspect is currently detained at the Malaybalay police headquarters.
* Photo courtesy of TV Patrol Northern Mindanao Facebook page
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