Cop shot dead in Dipolog City PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 16 September 2014 13:44

A policeman  was shot dead by one of two men riding tandem on a motorcycle in Polo, Dapitan City last Sunday afternoon.

Killed was PO3 Ardie Galleposo y Jumawan, 43, married, of the Mutia Police Station.

Initial investigation disclosed that Galleposo was standing outside Gudmalin store around 3:30 p.m. when two gunmen, one of  whom wearing blue bull cap, stripe blue and white t-shirt and armed with a silver caliber .45 pistol shot the policeman at a close range.

The gunmen sped away aboard blue Honda XRM 125 motorcycle with temporary plate number.

Galleposo was rushed to the Zamboanga Del Norte Medical Center in Sicayab, Dipolog City where he was declared dead on arrival.

Recovered at the crime scene were three empty shells and four slugs of caliber 45. – Dan Toribio Jr.