A police officer from Manila calls for the murder of the Norwegian 18-year-old Michael Troy Johansen Rasay, according to the newspaper Philippine Daily Inquirer.
Rasay was killed Sunday when he allegedly tried to stop a fight in the town of QuezonCity, Philippines.
Those involved in the brawl have turned against the 18-year-old, and a witnesses did see him fight with one of the policeman’s colleagues just before shots were fired.
Police Chief George Regis in Quezon City Police District (QCPD) said to the Philippine Daily Inquirer that the police officer has not shown up for work since the shooting and that he has not been in his home.
- He should turn himself in so that this matter can be resolved quickly, said police.
The murder happened outside a bar. The police found the suspect’s identity because he handed over his gun to the security guards at the bar earlier that evening. He then gave the guards his name.
- He was the only person who had handed in a weapon at the bar, said lead investigatoron the case.
According to police, the officer is likely to be charged with murder.
The shooting happened at 5:45 Sunday morning local time. 18-year-old was pronounced dead at hospital at 7.35