Policeman shot dead in Albay
LIGAO CITY, Albay — A policeman was shot dead by a lone gunman in Barangay (village) Guilid here Monday night, police said Tuesday.
Chief Insp. Arthur Gomez, Albay police spokesperson, said Police Officer 1 Ruben Per Payadyad Jr. of the Ligao City police station and a resident of Barangay Pandan here, was on duty when shot at about 7:20 p.m. along McKinley street.
The suspect escaped after the shooting.
Intelligence operatives immediately launched a hot pursuit for the possible arrest and identification of the suspect. CBB/rga