DAVAO, Philippines – The killing of Police Officer 3 Alfredo Salva outside the Mati Terminal in Davao Oriental last June 6 was captured by a closed-circuit television (CCTV) camera.
Footage revealed that 6 men approached Salva and attempted to grab his M-16 firearm.
When Salva resisted, he was shot by the suspects.
One of the suspects in the killing was arrested by authorities.
The suspect was identified as Ariel Manuray, alias “Kumander Gary."
Manuray is allegedly the leader of New People’s Army Front Committee 18.
The CCTV footage also showed that it was Manuray who seized Salva's gun.
The suspect is currently in a hospital and is being treated for a gunshot wound. He is facing charges of robbery with homicide.
Police have launched a manhunt to arrest the 5 other suspects who are still at large. -- Report from Francis Magbanua, ABS-CBN Southern Mindanao