Cop gunned down in Quezon City


Posted at Jun 08 2014 06:34 PM | Updated as of Jun 09 2014 02:34 AM

MANILA -- A policeman died after he was shot by four unidentified men in Batasan Road, Quezon City Sunday afternoon.

The victim was identified as Insp. Rodelio Diongco. He was assigned at Quezon City Police Department Station 12.

Based on initial investigation, the four suspects, onboard two motorcycles, ambushed the victim while he was driving his owner-type jeep.

It was also reported that the victim exchanged gunfire with the suspects, but his gun malfunctioned.

Authorities recovered slugs from different kinds of guns from the crime scene.

Investigation on the incident is ongoing. -- report from Henry Atuelan, DZMM