CANDELARIA, Quezon— A policeman who turned out to be the suspect in the road rage shooting here on Sunday night that left a businessman and his driver dead finally surrendered yesterday.
Upon learning the policeman’s identity, Quezon police ditector Col. Ramil Montilla said he facilitated the immediate surrender of Sgt. Angel Ilao, Jr., assigned at Sampaloc police station thru its commander, Lt. Aaron Herrera.
Montilla said they were able to trace Ilao following the verification they conducted with the PNP- Highway Patrol Group- Quezon under Maj. Ira Morello.
“Upon verification, we learned that the Toyota Fortuner used by the gunman in the road rage shooting that took place on the evening of Sunday along bypass road at Bgy. Masin Sur, here, was registered to a certain Maribel Ilao, 41, who turned out to be the policeman’s wife”, said Montilla.
He said they learned that it was the cop who is actually the one using the vehicle.
Montilla recalled that prior to the shooting, a Hyundai Eon driven by Marvin Domenden, 35, of Sta. Ana, Manila and a Toyota Fortuner driven by a still undentified man figured in a road mishap at around 7p.m. while traversing from opposite direction of the road.
On impact, he said the Hyundai Eon incurred damage.
While having conversation, Montilla said the Toyota Fortuner’s unidentified driver suddenly got mad and eventually opened fire using a pistol, hitting Domenden and his occupant, Domingo Dialino, businessman and resident of Bgy Lalig, Tiaong, Quezon.
Right after the shooting, he said the suspect quickly boarded his Fortuner with plate number ATA 1751 and fled.
Scene of the Crime Operatives recovered six empty shells of cal. 45 pistol.
He said the cop was charged with double homicide and reckless imprudence resulting to damage of property.