Ram Revilla killed in shooting and stabbing incident

Ram Revilla, half-brother of Sen. Ramon “Bong” Revilla, was declared dead on arrival at the Paranaque Medical Center today past midnight after being shot and stabbed in his home in Paranaque City.

According to a report from ABS-CBN News, Bong told DZMM that his brother was shot and stabbed by a gunman who entered their house in BF Homes. Ram’s girlfriend, Janelle Manahan, sustained a gunshot wound and is under observation.

Ram, 22, is the son of former Senator Ramon Revilla Sr. and Genelyn Magsaysay. He is also an actor and has appeared in ABS-CBN’s “Tonyong Bayawak” and GMA’s “Kamandag.”

Bong cited a police report saying that Ram was gunned with a 9 mm or a .45 caliber gun and was stabbed.

No enemy

“Wala akong alam na may kagalit ito. Ang alam ko, gusto niya...nagaambisyon siya na tumakbo na konsehal sa bayan ng Imus," he said.

According to his Facebook page, Ram plans to run as councilor in Imus, Cavite. Bong described Ram as a kind person.

“Mabait na tao ito, wala akong masabing masama. Paborito ng daddy ko 'to,” he said.

Bong said  they don’t know how to break the news to their father, who is currently sick. Bong also noted that robbery is not the motive as nothing has been taken from the house.

"Sobra ang galit para gawin ito," Bong said. The Revilla family wants to seek justice for the heinous crime.

Editor's note:

The photo that previously appeared on this page was not an image of the late Ram Revilla but of Luigi Revilla. Our deepest apologies to Luigi Revilla, his family, friends and our readers.

Loading...

Editor’s note:Yahoo Philippines encourages responsible comments that add dimension to the discussion. No bashing or hate speech, please. You can express your opinion without slamming others or making derogatory remarks.

  • Cole Swindell: What's Next For The ACM Nominee?
    Cole Swindell: What's Next For The ACM Nominee?

    The rising country star, who made it to the final three in the prestigious category (along with Thomas Rhett and Sam Hunt), admits his label came up with the script for the patriotic clip in hopes of seeing the "Ain't Worth The Whiskey" singer/songwriter walk away with an award come Sunday night. "Originally I didn't know if I wanted to do it, and I know my band did not want to dress up or do anything, 'cause you just hear that, and it's like, 'Oh man, I don't know about this,'" Cole told …

  • Zayn Malik Thanks One Direction During Speech
    Zayn Malik Thanks One Direction During Speech

    Zayn Malilk continues to play with the hearts of Directioners worldwide. After quitting One Direction, the 22-year-old arrived at the Asian Awards on Friday with a newly shaved head, and proceeded to thank his former bandmates as he accepted the award for Outstanding Achievement in Music. I wanna thank God for allowing me to be able to do what my dreams were, I'd like to thank my mom and dad for making me Asian and allowing me to have some sort of effect on the Asian community – it's a …

  • Singer Sam Hunt rising in both country and pop worlds
    Singer Sam Hunt rising in both country and pop worlds

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rising country star Sam Hunt may be finding success on the pop charts, but don't fret — he won't pull a Taylor Swift. …

  • Ringo Starr, Green Day headline eclectic Rock Hall class
    Ringo Starr, Green Day headline eclectic Rock Hall class

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Ringo Starr was always behind the other Beatles. …

  • Mezzo Garanca seduces Budapest audience with her 'Carmen'
    Mezzo Garanca seduces Budapest audience with her 'Carmen'

    By Michael Roddy BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Latvian mezzo-soprano Elina Garanca left the audience roaring for more at the end of a recital in Budapest which might have seemed a little short on substance were her singing not so outstanding. A star of the opera firmament, Garanca sang for only 20 minutes in the first half of her Budapest Spring Festival recital on Friday, with a mix of arias by Tchaikovsky, Saint-Saens and Gounod. She sang again for only 20 minutes in the second half pieces of …

  • 5 things from former Bush press secretary Perino's book
    5 things from former Bush press secretary Perino's book

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Dana Perino, President George W. Bush's spokeswoman at the end of his presidency, is out with a book that is part memoir, part career advice. Perino is the only Republican woman ever to serve as White House press secretary and is now a co-cost of "The Five" on Fox News Channel. …

  • Usher, Gwen Stefani among headliners for Earth Day rally
    Usher, Gwen Stefani among headliners for Earth Day rally

    WASHINGTON (AP) — An all-day Earth Day rally and concert Saturday is drawing some big names to the National Mall. …

  • Robin Williams the posthumous star of '3 Still Standing'
    Robin Williams the posthumous star of '3 Still Standing'

    TORONTO (AP) — Before the late Robin Williams enthralled television audiences on "Mork and Mindy," he already was a star on the 1970s stand-up comedy circuit — and by the '80s was a leading light for a new stand-up generation. …

  • Beyonce's unretouched L'Oreal photos only latest in her long history of Photoshop controvers …

    Beyonce's unretouched L'Oreal photos only latest in her long history of Photoshop controvers …

    Celebrity News - Fri, Feb 20, 2015 1:47 AM PHT
    Beyonce's unretouched L'Oreal photos only latest in her long history of Photoshop controvers …

    Beyonce’s #Flawless image is embroiled in controversy once again. On Wednesday, a web site called The Beyonce World leaked 224 allegedly raw photos of the musician. The images showed Bey in full makeup for the 2013 L’Oreal ad campaign — but with the kinds of “imperfections” we all have — beauty marks, bumps, creases. In the wake of Cindy Crawford’s unretouched photos, the images have been praised by critics of a beauty industry that sets impossibly high standards, standards that Queen Bey …

  • Taylor Swift reveals ‘Style’ video

    Taylor Swift reveals ‘Style’ video

    omg - Sat, Feb 14, 2015 12:14 AM PHT
    Taylor Swift reveals ‘Style’ video

    The 25-year-old released the video for her third cut from platinum selling album 1989. …

  • My mother-in-law’s personal encounter with the pope

    My mother-in-law’s personal encounter with the pope

    Write Away - Wed, Jan 28, 2015 2:29 PM PHT
    My mother-in-law’s personal encounter with the pope

    For my mother-in-law Mrs. Elsa Yrastorza Yuzon, flying and soaring in the skies is part of her normal routine. But it reached new heights when Pope Francis boarded Shepherd One. …