Journalists Killed in 2005 - Motive Unconfirmed: Arnulfo Villanueva
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 2006|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 2005 - Motive Unconfirmed: Arnulfo Villanueva, January 2006, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e6495eb19.html [accessed 10 December 2016]|
Asian Star Express Balita
February 28, 2005, in Naic, Philippines
Villanueva, 43, a columnist for the community newspaper, was found shot on a road in the town of Naic, just south of Manila. A local village official found his body, according to the Manila-based Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility (CMFR).
Villanueva had criticized local officials in connection with illegal gambling, according to CMFR, but police did not determine a motive.