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Cops say crime gang leader killed in Sorsogon gunfight

/ 01:42 PM July 08, 2019

LEGAZPI CITY—Police on Monday (July 8) said they killed the leader of a crime gang in a clash at a remote area in the town of Juban, Sorsogon province.

Ralph Deri, alleged head of a crime gang bearing his surname, was killed in a gunfight with law enforcers at the village of Rangas, according to Maj. Maria Luisa Calubaquib, Bicol police spokesperson.

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Police were on surveillance operation when they chanced upon Deri that led to a gunfight around 11:30 a.m. Deri was killed on the spot. MAR ARGUELLES (Editor: Tony Bergonia)

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