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Gas station worker foils robbery, shoots fleeing suspect in Quezon

By: - Correspondent / @dtmallarijrINQ
/ 09:17 AM June 26, 2021

LUCENA CITY – A gasoline station employee foiled a robbery attempt and shot the lone suspect in Pagbilao, Quezon on Friday night.

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The Pagbilao police said the male suspect, armed with a handgun, forcibly pushed the door of the cashier’s booth of Giant gasoline station in Barangay Binahaan along the Maharlika Highway around 8 p.m.

Aries Pornobi, the employee inside the booth, fought back and was able to grab the firearm from the suspect who fled.

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Pornobi subsequently shot the escaping suspect who was hit on his back but still managed to escape aboard a motorcycle driven by a cohort.

 Pursuit operations are ongoing.

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