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Photo Credit: Courtesy Davao Today


News Organization: DXMD

Died: 2008


Cuesta, a radio anchor and program director, was shot by gunmen on motorcycles and died of his wounds five days later. Local press reports said that he was targeted for his reporting, calling him a hard-hitting radio commentator. His wife confirmed that he had received death threats. Cuesta was 38.