Bicol cop killed, stripped of gun

A POLICE sergeant who was on his way to duty at the Pilar Municipal Police Station was shot dead and stripped of his service firearm  by three gunmen in Pilar, Sorsogon.

SPO3 Julie Razo,52,  had just brought his wife to the Calongay Elementary School and was riding a motorcycle on way to attend the regular Monday flag-raising ceremonies when he stopped after seeing a bamboo pole blocking the highway in Sitio Apad, Bgy. Calongay in Pilar town around  7:30 a.m. yesterday.

The suspects, who were hiding behind a big acacia tree, suddenly fired at him. The suspects fled with his gun.