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4 drug suspects killed in Bulacan drug bust

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4 drug suspects killed in Bulacan drug bust

/ 12:10 PM July 11, 2017

CITY OF MALOLOS, Bulacan—Four drug suspects were killed at Tuesday dawn (July 11) during a gun battle with policemen carrying out a drug bust in Barangay (village) Caniogan.

The suspects identified only as Tonton, Dolfo, Paquito and Toto fired at the undercover policemen in Kabihasnan St. at 3:45 a.m. triggering the firefight, said Supt. Heryl Bruno, Malolos police chief.

Rodolfo Leoncio, a village watchman and suspected accomplice, was arrested.

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Bruno said all five men are listed in the Caniogan anti-drug abuse council’s watch list./rga

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