Quezon City assistant prosecutor ambushed

MANILA, Philippines – An assistant prosecutor in Quezon City was ambushed by yet-to-be-identifed assailants at Don Antonio Heights on Friday, May 11.  

Scene of the Crime Operatives (SOCO) inspect a bullet riddled Toyota Innova at Don Antonio Heights in Quezon City on Friday, May 11, 2018. Quezon City Assitant City Prosecutor Rogelio Velasco was shoot driving his car by unidentified gun men and was rush to a hospital and declared dead on arrival. Photo by DARREN LANGIT

Scene of the Crime Operatives (SOCO) inspect a bullet riddled Toyota Innova at Don Antonio Heights in Quezon City on Friday, May 11, 2018. Quezon City Assitant City Prosecutor Rogelio Velasco was shoot driving his car by unidentified gun men and was rush to a hospital and declared dead on arrival.

Photo by DARREN LANGIT

Quezon City Assistant City Prosecutor Rogelio Alfiler Velasco was driving his red Toyota Innova when the gunmen attacked him. 

Velasco was rushed to the hospital, where he was declared dead by Dr Janina Faye Chavez at 6:07 pm. – Rappler.com