Cop killed, 3 wounded in Cebu

A cop was killed while three others were wounded in a shooting incident inside a court room yesterday morning in Danao City, Cebu.

The fatality was identified as  SPO1 Francis Villamor, formerly assigned at Provincial Intelligence Branch (PIB) of Cebu Provincial Police  Office.

Identities of the wounded persons were not yet available as of press time.

Initial investigation showed that the cop attended a hearing of a drug case inside Danao City Regional Trial Court (RTC) when unidentified suspects appeared and shot the victim repeatedly.

The victim died on the spot due to multiple gunshot wounds in his body and head while three others were hit by stray bullets.

After the incident, the suspects fled towards an unknown direction.