Village watchman surrenders after killing 'thief'

JUNNEL Sanchez, a village watchman of Ermita, surrendered to Cebu City Councilor and deputy mayor for police matters, Dave Tumulak, and homicide investigators on Tuesday morning, October 10.

This, after Sanchez shot and killed Lendon Abadinas, a suspected thief, when the latter allegedly tried to escape even when he was handcuffed past 12 midnight of same day.

Sanchez and two other watchmen of Ermita Village were allegedly on their way to turn Abadinas to the Carbon Police Station when he tried to run. (JOB/SunStar Cebu)

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