|Ex army, cop die in Masbate shootout|
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The initial investigation reveals that Calixto was riding a motorcycle when he chanced upon an incident where a person was hit by a pistol, thereby resulting into a commotion.
While about to inquire on the incident, he was immediately fired upon by Nonoy Punzalan, an ex army member causing the police officer to fall on the gound.
Calixto immediatelyt retaliated and also fired upon Punzalan, causing his instantaneous death.
The incident was recorded at 10:00 p.m. at Brgy Ibinggay, this city.
Police probers are still investigating the case at press time.
Calixto is a newly-promoted police officer. (BICOLSTANDARD.COM)