Laguna SWAT member died in gun accident

Laguna SWAT member died in gun accident
Laguna SWAT member died in gun accident

LUCENA CITY – A member of the San Pablo City’s elite Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) police team, Laguna died Thursday, Nov. 24, after a co-worker’s gun accidentally fired and killed her. touched.

An ad hoc report from San Pablo Police said Police Corporal Fhrank Aldene Dela Cruz, 30, and other SWAT members were checking their firearms at Barangay 1-B Community Hall at around 8:30 a.m.

“They were cleaning their weapons for inspection [at the time of the incident]said Police Staff Sergeant George Maramag, the investigator of the case, in a telephone interview.

The report says another officer approached Police Corporal George Mervin Duran, 31, and told him their duty firearms had been switched.

Duran examined his weapon, a .9mm pistol, and removed its magazine.

As Duran was about to check the chamber of the gun to see if there was still a bullet inside, the report says the gun exploded and hit Dela Cruz in the chest.

Duran, his fellow police officers, and the village guards rushed Dela Cruz to San Pablo Community General Hospital, but he was pronounced dead upon arrival.

Maramag said Duran was taken into custody. INQ


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