Policeman shot dead in Zamboanga

Dynah Gay Diestro, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Sep 23 2016 05:35 PM | Updated as of Sep 23 2016 05:42 PM

PO3 Felomino Sedrome, 46 was shot to death by a riding in tandem early this morning in front his residence at Barangay Lower Irasan, Roxas, Zamboanga del Norte. Photo by Dynah Gay Diestro, ABS-CBN News

ROXAS, Zamboanga del Norte - A policeman was gunned down by motorcycle-riding assailants in front of his house in Lower Irasan village here on Friday.

Police officer 3 Felomino Sedrome, 46, returned home to change clothes after an early morning activity at the police station when he was attacked.

He succumbed to eight gunshot wounds from an M16 rifle. Police are investigating the incident.