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Suspected drug pusher shot dead in Laguna 

/ 06:35 AM March 17, 2019

‘High-value’ suspect dead in Laguna shootout

SAN PEDRO CITY — A suspected drug pusher was shot and killed in a buy-bust operation in San Pablo City in Laguna province on Saturday evening. 

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Chief Inspector Jojo Sabeniano, Laguna police spokesperson, identified the slain suspect as Jeffrey Cado, 34,  of Barangay (village) VI-E. 

He said Cado sold an undercover police agent a sachet of suspected “shabu” (crystal meth) at about 8 p.m. when he must have realized it was a sting operation. 

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The suspect then allegedly drew and fired a .45-caliber pistol, prompting the police to return fire. 

Cado sustained multiple bullet wounds and died on the way to the Pagamutang Panlalawigan ng Laguna. /cbb

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