[Trending Now] SHOCKING: Police Died While on an Anti-Drug Operation in Caloocan City!
A police officer was shot dead while another police man was severely injured in a separate anti-drug operation in Caloocan City last Frid...
A police officer was shot dead while another police man was severely injured in a separate anti-drug operation in Caloocan City last Friday Sept. 16.
Six alleged drug users were involved in a shootout with the police which left PO1 Romeo Mandapat dead and PO1 Bayani Oditor injured according to Senior Supt. Johnson Almazan of the Caloocan Police Department. Oditor and Mandapat were rushed to the hospital at 6:00 am but Mandapat was pronounced dead on arrival.
Both the policemen were shot dead while o an anti-drug operation against a man identified as Jerson Matoran at Barangay 178 in northern Caloocan City before 4:00 a.m.
Almazan reported that Mandapat is the first Metro Manila police who was assassinated during a battle against drugs and his death proves that criminals are really putting up a fight with the law enforcers.
Meanwhile, the police officers found drug paraphernalia in the possession of the suspects.