Biñan City, Laguna: An unidentified car thief was killed and a police officer was wounded after a shootout over the weekend. Laguna Provincial Police Director Florendo Saligao said his office is still verifying the identity of the suspect and tracing the latter’s three companions. Saligao said the shootout came after 20-year-old student Edward Delas Alas reported to the police that his motorcycle was forcibly taken by four men. Responding policemen, led by Inspector Ricardo Legaspi, chanced upon the four in one of the city streets. A running gun battle ensued resulting in the death of one of the men. Legaspi was also hurt in the incident.