Tanod, companion gunned down in Ipil Print
Thursday, 30 August 2018 17:00

by dan toribio

Two persons, including a barangay tanod, were killed after responding to a rumble at Purok Malipayon, Barangay Buluan, Ipil Municipality last Tuesday.

Chief Insp. Helen Galvez, Police Regional Office-9 Information Officer, identified the victims as Rolando Debusura Siptimo, 49 years old, a barangay tanod and Jojo Languita.  Both are residents of Purok Orchid, Barangay Buluan.

Investigation showed that the tanod and his companion were trying to pacify a rumble at a disco held at the Barangay Buluan Hall when one of the suspects pulled out a gun and shot them.

The barangay tanod and his companion were killed on the spot while the suspect fled to an unknown direction.

Ipil Municipal Police personnel are conducting pursuit operation for the arrest of the suspects.  (Dan Toribio)