Gun for hire killed in Laguna encounter

August 09, 2020

ANOTHER member of downgraded 'Paz Gun for Hire' died after he shot it out against the San Pablo police operatives who implemented a warrant of arrest on Saturday in Bgy. Bautista, San Pablo City, Laguna.

San Pablo City police chief, PLT Col. Elmer Bao identified the slain suspect as Mario Liwag, legal age.

Instead of giving up, the suspect drew his handgun and fired towards the operatives that resulted to an armed encounter.

The operatives promptly returned fire, hitting the suspect in the body. He was immediately brought to the hospital but was declared dead on arrival by the attending physician.

Police recoverd from the crime scene one Cal .38 revolver.