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Escaped Pangasinan inmate with grenade shot dead

By: - Reporter / @CMarquezINQ
/ 01:42 PM June 20, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – A detainee who escaped from the Burgos District Jail in Pangasinan was shot and killed by police who spotted him in the municipality of Sual armed with a grenade Wednesday afternoon.

Police Col. Rederico Maranan of the Pangasinan Police Provincial Office identified the casualty as Michael Mas, 29, who escaped from the Burgos jail facility last June 16.

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Concerned citizens tipped off the police regarding Mas’ presence in Barangay Baybay in Sual.

Mas was reported wounded and transported to hospital but expired on the way.  /gsg

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