2 Army soldiers, 1 civilian killed, another civilian wounded in bar shooting in CDO
Camp Alagar, Cagayan de Oro City (March 24) -- Two Army soldiers and a civilian were killed in a bar rumble in Cagayan de Oro City before dawn Wednesday, a flash report reaching the police regional command and tactical operation center here stated.
As this developed, the higher command of the Army's Fourth Infantry (Diamond) Division (ID) did not issue any statement as they are still conducting a separate investigation about the incident.
Chief Supt. Danilo Empedrad, regional director of Police Regional Office 10 (PRO 10), identified the slain soldiers as Cpl. Roque Tagalongan and Sgt. Michael Seno, both assigned at the 4th ID.
The civilian fatality was also identified as certain Leo Acedo.
The injured civilian was only identified as certain Junjun Sabala. He is currently recuperating in undisclosed hospital in the city.
The three victims were killed by two unidentified suspects whom they reportedly engaged in a shootout inside the C @ N Videoke Bar on Agora Road, Barangay Lapasan, this city at about 2:45 a.m. after a heated argument.
Authorities are conducting a city-wide manhunt operation against the suspects. (muc/PIA-Caraga) [top]