2 dead in drug operations

ARTMAGEDDON (The Philippine Star) - January 17, 2017 - 12:50am

MANILA, Philippines - At least two suspected pushers were killed by police in Caloocan City and Quezon City on Sunday.

Acting on a tip that a drug deal was being conducted on Salmon street in Barangay 8, Caloocan anti-narcotics police officers proceeded to the area.

Joselito Regis was killed when he reportedly shot at the lawmen, who arrested Arthur de Vera and Josephine Gracia.

A .38 caliber revolver and two sachets of shabu were recovered at the scene.

In Quezon City, Dominic Valencia was killed in an alleged shootout during a sting at his house on Ginintuang Landas street in Barangay Sta. Monica.

A .38 caliber revolver, fired cartridge cases, 11 sachets said to contain shabu and P500 marked money were found at the scene. – Rey Galupo, Romina Cabrera



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