Joint operatives of the Cabuyao and Calamba Police Stations and the Laguna Provincial Intelligence Branch killed a robbery-holdup suspect during follow-up operation in Purok 5, Bgy. San Cristobal, Calamba City, Laguna, Thursday night.
Acting Laguna police director Senior supt. Joel Pernito identified the slain suspect as Jona-than Domingo, alias Pulo Maligno.
According to Calamba City police chief Supt. Albert Tapulao, Domingo is one of the primary suspects who robbed an LBC branch in Bgy. Banlic, Cabuyao City, at 2:05 p.m. on Thursday.
During the operation, one of the suspects was seen fleeing towards Bgy. San Cristobal, Calamba City.
Upon arrival of the police officers near the house, the latter fired at the cops, who returned fire, killing him.
Police recovered from the possession of the suspect a revolver, three cartridge cases, a lighter, a Samsung cellular phone, an eyeglass case containing three small heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets with suspected shabu, a medium plastic sachet containing suspected shabu, seven open plastic sachets with suspected shabu residue, two P1,000 bills, two P500 bills and a P100 bill.