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Drug suspect killed in Laguna buy-bust

/ 09:13 PM January 15, 2019

SAN PEDRO CITY — An alleged drug pusher was killed in a police operation in Biñan City, Laguna on Tuesday.

In a text message, Senior Supt. Eleazar Matta, Laguna police chief, identified the slain suspect as Dennis Abaliare, alias “Rambo,” who was in the police watchlist for illegal drug pushers.

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He said the police conducted the buy-bust operation in Purok 4, Barangay Malabanan around 6 p.m.

An initial police report stated that the suspect had engaged operatives in a shootout during the sting operation.

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Authorities said they recovered a .38 caliber gun from the suspect and suspected shabu (crystal meth) worth around P500. /ee

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