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Security guard killed in Davao buy-bust

  • Written by  Zaida delos Reyes-Palanca
  • Published in Provincial
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A SECURITY guard was killed when he tried to throw a grenade at police officers during a buy bust in Davao City the other day.
The suspect was identified as Jake Richard Ronimo, alias Tol, 27, a native of Cotabato City  and a resident of Davao City.
Police said the incident happened around 11:30 p.m. beside the Redemptiorist Church of Bajada, Davao City.
The suspect noticed the presence of police officers so he pulled out a grenade and was about to throw it but one cop was able to shoot him.
The victim died on the spot from gunshot wound in the hand and head.
The suspect yielded two sachets of suspected shabu  amounting to P4,000 and P1,000 marked money.