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Suspect dead in Cavite buy-bust

By: - Correspondent / @maricarcincoINQ
/ 10:46 AM December 05, 2018

SAN PEDRO CITY – An illegal drug suspect was killed in a shootout in General Trias City, Cavite early Wednesday, police said.

A report from the Calabarzon police office identified the slain suspect as John Paulo delos Reyes, who was included in the list of drug suspects in the village.

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The report said police carried out the buy-bust operation at 12:10 a.m. in Barangay Bacao 2.

After selling a sachet of suspected shabu (crystal meth), delos Reyes allegedly fired his gun, forcing the policemen to shoot him.

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The police rushed him to the Kalayaan Medical Center in the city but he was dead on arrival.

The police recovered a .38 caliber gun and six more sachets of suspected drugs.

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