Hunt Is On For Cop KillerDecember 3, 2007 at 8:35 am | Posted in 1 | Leave a comment
Filipino policemen and soldiers pursue gunmen who killed a cop in Cotabato City in the southern Maguindanao province. One man has been arrested by security forces. (Mindanao Examiner Photo/Mark Navales)
COTABATO CITY, Philippines (Mindanao Examiner / Dec. 02, 2007) – Police forces searched Sunday for gunmen who shot and killed a policeman in the southern Philippine city of Cotabato, officials said.
Officials said one man was arrested in connected to the killing of Senior Police Officer 3 Winefredo Gipala, who was shot by a group of men last week in Cotabato City.
Gipala was killed while trying to arrest the men, believed to be behind the spate of robberies in the city. (Mark Navales)