Report on Armed Confrontation with the Drug/Theft Suspect which resulted to his Neutralization in relation to R.A.T.S. TUGIS
Please be informed that on or about 1:10AM of June 29, 2018, SDET members of San Pedro Police Station led by the undersigned conducted joint Anti-Illegal Drugs operation (buy-bust) with pre-ops no. 30004-062018-0209 at Barayco 2, Bankerohan, Brgy.5-A, Davao City against JAY ANTHONY MACABI ROMANO alias “TONING”. During the operation, the said suspect sensed that he was dealing with Police Operatives and without hesitation suspect drew a .22 caliber revolver and shot PO1 Peter Paul Rabia who acted as immediate back up. However, said police officer was not hit and was able to retaliate using his service firearm which resulted to the death of the suspect.
Recovered from the crime scene the .22 caliber revolver without serial number loaded with five (5) live ammunitions and two (2) fired cartridge, one (1) folded newspaper containing suspected marijuana dried leaves with fruiting tops and the 100.00 peso buy-bust money bearing serial no. Z721008 marked with “GRT”.
Furthermore, responding police officer immediately brought the suspect to SPMC for immediate medical attention but was declared dead on arrival by the attending physician in the name of Dr. Cecil Malasig at about 1:20AM of same date.
Furthermore, the suspect was also involved in connection with the arrest of JED ROSALES SALONGA, 19 years old, male, single and a resident of Barayco 2, Bankerohan, Brgy.5-A, Davao City as cohort in various theft incident as per divulged by some concerned citizens at Bryco, Bankerohan, Davao City.
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