Police officer gunned down in Manila


Posted at May 20 2012 01:32 PM | Updated as of May 20 2012 09:32 PM

MANILA, Philippines -- A police officer died after an unidentified suspect gunned him down along Leveriza in Malate, Manila on Sunday morning.

The police was identified as PO1 Anthony dela Cruz.

He sustained three gunshot wounds, including one that went through his head.

Authorities, however, were not able to recover gun slugs in the crime scene.

An investigation is currently underway to determine the identity of suspect and his motive. – From a report by Zandro Ochona, dzMM