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4 robbery suspects killed in Quezon City shootout

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MANILA, Philippines — Four suspected robbers died in a shootout with police in Barangay Payatas in Quezon City on Tuesday morning.

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Batasan police station commander Lt. Col. Joel Villanueva said an unnamed taxi driver reported that four men were robbing a gas station along Payatas Road in Barangay Payatas at 3 a.m.

Responding police officers engaged the robbers in a brief gunfight that led to the death of the suspects.

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Recovered from the scene were four .38 revolver with ammunition, black sling bag, cellphone, digital weighing scale, motorcycle, and seven sachets of suspected shabu.

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