SORSOGON CITY-- A retired police officer was shot dead by three unidentified assailants this morning.
Police confirmed to BICOLSTANDARD.COM that the incident happened at 9:30 AM, today (February 12), at Brgy. Balete, Bacon District, here.
The retired cop sustained a fatal gunshot wound on the head.
Suspects immediately fled the scene aboard a motorcycle after firing upon the victim.
Checkpoint operations, at the time of this posting, are being undertaken by the Sorsogon City Police Station to accost the suspects.
The victim was identified as retired Police Senior Inspector Ongorio Corantes.--BICOLSTANDARD.COM