‘Bahala Na’ snatcher picked wrong target


A cigarette vendor suspected of snatching a necklace was killed by multiple gunshots by his victim Saturday night in Sampaloc, Manila.

The body was identified by his live-in partner as Renato Sanchez, 30, resident of Isarog Street in Quezon City and a member of the notorious “Bahala na Gang,” as indicated by his tattoos.

Investigation conducted by Senior Police Officer 2 Ronald Gallo of the Manila Police District homicide section showed that Sanchez grabbed the necklace of his victim around 8 p.m. in the Quiapo area and boarded a jeepney.

His victim, however, took another jeepney and followed Sanchez, cutting his way along Laong Laan Street corner Gelinos Street in front of Perpetual Help Hospital.

A security guard of the hospital told the police that the still unidentified gunman demanded the return of his necklace.

After Sanchez handed the necklace, the suspect asked the other passengers to get off the jeepney. He then pulled out a gun and shot Sanchez multiple times and fled toward Lacson Street.

Police are still investigating the identity of the gunman.

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  • http://twitter.com/ZALZANZIBAR ALBERTO ZALAZAR

    Gagawa siya ng katarantaduhan…Di…”BAHALA”…siya sa buhay nya..!

  • Akoaykanoy

    Case close BNG pala siya din bahala na siya sa buhay niya sigurado SSG or BCJ ang yumari sa kanya

  • Pio Pusli


  • c7cinbox

    good riddance ! sana maka-tyempo rin ako !

  • jhonny

    well, this is good news

  • kalikasanipagtanggol

    Tama lang yan! quick justice at nabawasan kahit papaano ang mga kriminal!

  • Timothy Te-Co

    Di ka na naawa sa pulis na nagpoprotekta sa gagong yun….binawasan mo ang alagad nya…bwahahahaha….mabuhay ka brod…

  • WeAry_Bat

    The police have better use of their time than discovering the gunman.

    • regie

      tama. mga pulis ilagay na lang yan sa unsolved file or cold file…wag ng sayangin ang pera ng bayan sa mga katulad niyan..

  • penoy2012

    Kung binuhay pa yan, mas madami pang magiging biktima. Hindi naman mahuhuli yan dahil protektado ng pulis.

  • dxdaistar

    this is Justice! I hope this gunman makes more actions! Yan ang sinasabing makakakita rin ng katapat.

  • david

    “vigilante with a cause.” talo pa ang mga pulis sa paghabol sa snatchers.

  • berong es

    sunugin na lang yung bangkay and lets move on…

  • speedstream2

    In a civilized society, taking the law into one’s own hands is not a good idea, but when citizens are just about fed up with recurring crimes, anemic law enforcement and snail-paced justice, street justice is bound to happen. And most citizens will simply say: good riddance.

  • ThePattern

    10 thumbs up!!!!!!!

  • tra6Gpeche

    Why am I feeling good about the victim taking the law into his own hands? Perhaps, I am tired of all the nuisances and headaches inflicted to innocent Filipinos by the evil elements in the Philippines. I, myself, was a victim long time ago!

  • GustoKoHappyKa

    GOOD NEWS!!!

  • $14334231

    score one for the vigilante!!!!!….

  • 1voxPopuli

    concerned ako sa jeepney driver, sana di nasira yung jeep nya nung pagbabarilin yung snatcher sa loob ng jeep.

    sana makabyahe na sya today.

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