Cop goes berserk at MPD headquarters | Inquirer News

Cop goes berserk at MPD headquarters

/ 05:07 PM July 03, 2016

A policeman from Tondo ran amuck inside Manila Police District (MPD) headquarters on Sunday afternoon and threatened to shoot his fellow cops who had attempted to arrest him, police said.

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MPD general assignment section identified the suspect as Police Officer 1 Vincent Paul Solares of Raxabago police station.

A shootout ensued as Solares tried to avoid being arrested by members of the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT). Solares fired at least two shots before he was subdued and arrested.

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As of writing, police are still establishing the motive behind Solares’ actions. RAM/rga

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