Libon,Albay – [12.29.15] – The Deputy Chief of Police of Libon, Albay was killed in an ambush by armed men in an checkpoint at Sitio Pinagbadilan, Barangay Buga, Libon, Albay this morning, police report said.
Police Senior Inspector Joerem Kallos was hit by a lone bullet on his back and was declared dead on arrival in a hospital in Ligao City.
Initial report revealed, Police Senior Inspector Kallos was fired upon by a group of armed group who was conducting a checkpoint in support to the ongoing police operation against the group of Gilbert Concepcion.
The joint elements of Libon Municipal Police Station, Albay Police Provincial Office and Albay Police Provincial Security Company and 5th Regional Public Safety Battalion led by Police Chief Inspector Rodel Pescuela were on police manhunt operation to serve warrant of arrest against Gilbert Concepcion in Barangay Molosbolos, Libon,Albay when the incident happened.
Kallos was a member of PSBRC 1998 and s member of PSOBC 2010 under Class Másinuróg.