8 months Task force formed to probe Bacolod police murder Manilatimes
BACOLOD CITY: The Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) created a Special Investigation Task Force to investigate the murder of Senior Police Officer 4 Oscar Exaltado, deputy chief of Police Station 6, over the weekend. Chief Insp. Ariel Pico, city police public information officer, said Police Station 8 under Chief Insp. Charles Gever was tasked to investigate the case. Pico said the investigators were focusing on two angles — his work as warrant server and his alleged involvement in illegal drugs. Exaltado, 46, was shot at close range by two unidentified gunmen riding a motorcycle near his home in Barangay Singcang-Airport on January 26.  He ... more