Two suspected robbers who victimized a De La Salle-College of St. Benilde student in the Manila was shot and killed by the police Wednesday evening. The student immediately called the help of the school’s security guard, who alerted the police regarding the incedent.
The suspect took off with the victim’s bag along Talf Avenue around 8 p.m, Superintendent Ernesto Tendero Jr. chief of Manila Police District – Station 2 said.
“Tinutukan siya ng baril tapos ini-snatch yung bag. Makikita niyo ang estudyante, parang may galos ditto sa braso at parang nabalian pa kasi kinaladad daw siya,” Tendero added.
According to the policemen the robbers were spotted in a tricycle at the corner of Singalong and Katipunan Tikong Streets, around 10pm, resulting to an exchange of fire. The suspects were eventually killed by the police in the incident.
The police recovered the victim’s bag and 2 pistols used by the suspect in the shoot out.