CAMP OLIVAS, Pampanga —The police regional director here has ordered a comprehensive investigation into the fatal ambush of a policeman assigned in Angat, Bulacan.
Brig. Gen. Valeriano De Leon said that Corporal Abdulsamat Saipuddin, 46, a long-serving policeman, was gunned down while driving his vehicle in Bustos town last Saturday.
Investigation revealed that Saipuddin was driving his red Toyota Innova and was traversing Bonga Menor, Bustos, Bulacan when he was shot several times by unidentified suspects wearing bonnets and armed with a M16 rifle, cal. 9mm and cal. .45 pistols on board a gray Honda Civic sedan without plate number and two Yamaha NMAX motorcycles.
De Leon expressed his sympathies to the bereaved family of Corporal Saipuddin.
“A murder investigation is under way and I have ordered our officers to conduct a deeper probe on the killing of our comrade,” he added.