EIGHT DEAD IN CAVITE SHOOTOUT

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CAVITE: Eight suspected robbers were killed while one managed to escape during a shootout with police on Tuesday in Silang.

Provincial director Joselito Esquivel Jr. and Silang Police chief Maj. Gil Torralba said nine armed robbers on board motorcycles tried to ignore a checkpoint in Barangay Litlit Road when the incident happened around 1:30 p.m.

The police put up checkpoints after receiving reports from concerned citizens that the suspects plan to rob banks and a shopping center in the area.

Recovered were three motorcycles with no plate numbers, six .45 caliber pistols and two .38 caliber revolvers.


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