Cop kills lawyer in Nueva Vizcaya

CAGAYAN, Philippines – A police officer allegedly shot dead a lawyer – the husband of a fellow cop – in Diadi, Nueva Vizcaya, on Thursday, December 1.

Tuguegarao City resident Jemar Apada, 29, was declared dead on arrival at the Diadi Emergency Hospital after sustaining several gunshot wounds.

Police Chief Inspector Alexander Cabang, Diadi  police chief, said in a report that Police Officer 1 Clifford Dulnuan shot Apada at the boarding house of the victim's wife around midnight Thursday.

Apada’s wife, a police officer in Diadi, reportedly witnessed the killing.

Cabang said the victim’s wife and the suspect are both assigned in Diadi.
Police are said they are looking into leads in the case. –