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By Bong Garcia
Monday, February 18, 2013
A POLICEMAN from the autonomous region who was tagged in the killing of a 40-year-old housewife in an east coast village in Zamboanga City is object of a manhunt operation, the police said Monday.
Police Station 6 commander Chief Inspector Elmer Acuña said object of the manhunt is Police Officer 1 (PO1) Sahi Yusup, who is assigned in Shariff Aguak, Maguindanao and a resident of Mampang village, nine kilometers east of this city.
Acuña said that Yusup allegedly shot and killed Amelita Tenorio, a resident of Mampang’s adjacent village of Arena Blanco, nine kilometers east of the city.
Acuña said the policeman allegedly shot the victim with the use of a caliber .45 pistol around 2 p.m. of Sunday at Sitio Kapuk, Mampang village.
The victim was rushed to the hospital but was declared dead on arrival by the attending physician, he said. (Bong Garcia)