Cop killed by angry wife in Cauayan City
A POLICEMAN died after he was shot several times by his own wife following a heated argument inside their house in Cauayan City, Isabela province Tuesday night, police reported Wednesday.
The Central Operations Center of the Philippine National Police (PNP) identified the victim as PO3 Herminio Dalog, who was detailed with the Cauayan City Police Office.
The wife was identified as Celia Dalog, a native of Calamba City, Laguna. She was immediately arrested by responding policemen, reports said.
Initial investigation revealed that the shooting took place inside the couple’s house on Barangay District 3.
The policeman reportedly tried to run away from their house and accidentally pushed his wife, who fell hard on the cemented floor.
The wife reportedly went berserk and took the victim’s .9 mm service pistol and shot her husband in the stomach, leg and head.
The victim died on the spot. The suspect is now detained at the Cauayan City jail while appropriate charges are being readied against her. Anthony Vargas