Armed man dies in shootout

October 21, 2018

CABUYAO City, Laguna -- A suspicious-looking man, armed with a cal. .38 revolver, was killed when he clashed with policemen out to arrest him last Saturday morning.

Police said the suspect was tipped by a security guard at the All Day Convenient Store in Bgy. Gulod that an armed man was suspiciously rooming near the store at 5 a.m.

Policemen followed the suspect riding a tricycle which proceeded to Arrabella Subdivision via the NIA Road where the suspect was blocked.

A cal. .38 revolver was recovered from the suspect whose identity was still being determined.

Meanwhile, a laborer was shot dead by two unidentified suspects in San Pedro City, Laguna, on Saturday afternoon.

Victim Darwin Hailar Mundala, alias ‘Komang’, was approached by the suspects at 3:40 p.m. in Sitio Bayan-Bayanan, Bgy. San Vicente,  and shot. The suspects quickly escaped.  Police are still investigating the motive behind the shooting.