Guillermo Latore Death – Obituary : Police say a man suspected of killing two students in Palo, Leyte has died after he confronted officers during a hot police chase, Thursday, Sept. 16th, 2021.
33-year-old Guillermo Latore, a resident of Barangay Barayong, Palo was identified at the suspect.
Officials say Latore showed off a long-bladed weapon and attacked policemen and barangay officials during the operation at about 8:30 a.m. Thursday.
“Sensing there was imminent danger, operating unit shot the victim just to subdue his resistance,” police said.
The suspect was rushed to the Leyte Provincial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Latore stabbed and killed two female students and injured his live-in partner and their nine-month-old baby following an altercation on September 11th, 2021.
A witness, the suspect was drunk during the incident.