Police kill cop linked to kidnappings

Posted at 01/27/14 1:28 PM

MANILA – A policeman implicated in abduction activities was killed in a police encounter in Quezon City on Monday morning.

Senior Superintendent Richard Albano, Quezon City Police District (QCPD) director, said PO1 Reniel Abogado died in an encounter with personnel of the Anti-Carnapping Unit along Payatas Road after attempting to steal a car in Fairview area.

Albano said Abogado is included in Philippine National Police's (PNP) list of most wanted criminals involved in kidnapping. – report from Dexter Ganibe, dzMM