Ecija drug suspect killed by cops
CABANATUAN CITY — A drug suspect was killed by policemen during a 12:40 a.m. sting operation in Barangay (village) H. Concepcion here on Sunday.
Viomel Balajadia allegedly fired at an undercover government agent who bought from him P500 of shabu (crystal meth) and was killed when the police retaliated, said Supt. Ponciano Zafra, city police chief.
Investigators recovered a cal. 38 revolver, a cal. 22 pistol, and 13 sachets containing a crystalline substance. /je
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