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Cop shot, another hurt by gunmen in Pangasinan

San Carlos City, Pangasinan (Google maps)

DAGUPAN CITY — Gunmen shot and killed a policeman, and wounded another police officer who came to his aid on Tuesday (June 6) at San Carlos City in Pangasinan province.

PO2 Jimbo Agtarap, 30, a member of the San Carlos police force, was attacked at 8 a.m. by men riding on a white van in Barangay (village) Agdao, said Senior Supt. Ronald Oliver Lee, provincial police director.

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PO1 Rachael Cancino, the first police officer to respond to the gun attack, was also shot.

Agtarap was taken to a hospital but did not make it alive. Cancino is now being treated in a hospital in San Carlos City.  SFM/rga

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