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× Jail officer killed, another wounded in Bacolod ambush

MANILA, Philippines --- A jail officer died while another was injured after they were ambushed by unidentified gunmen who opened fire at their vehicle in Bacolod City shortly before midnight on Friday.

Jail Officer 1 Jayvee Jason Vargas, 28, was killed during the attack while Gian Philip Yoro, 25, was injured, the Bacolod City Police Office said.

Vargas and Yoro--together with Femmy Tao, 23,…