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Drug suspect gunned down in Rizal sting

/ 10:42 AM September 27, 2019

SAN PEDRO CITY – A drug suspect was shot and killed in a buy-bust operation in Taytay, Rizal Thursday afternoon, police said Friday.

The slain suspect was identified as Aljon Agno.

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A report from the regional police said the buy-bust operation was conducted at around 4 p.m. in Barangay (village) San Isidro.

Aside from Agno, two other drug suspects met with the undercover police officers.

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Agno, police said, suddenly drew his gun, which jammed.

The lawmen shot Agno while his two accomplices fled.   Agno died en route to hospital.

A  gun and seven sachets of suspected “shabu” (crystal meth) were recovered from the casualty. /gsg

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