2 suspected robbers killed in Manila

Posted at 09/14/2012 11:13 AM | Updated as of 09/14/2012 11:13 AM

MANILA, Philippines - Two suspected robbers were killed in a police encounter in Manila past midnight Friday.

The two unidentified men allegedly robbed two women waiting for a ride along Benitez St. in Paco district.

The victims were able to call for help from roving policemen. The robbers were then gunned down by police along General Malvar Street.

Police recovered the victims' valuables and two caliber 38 revolvers from the slain suspects.