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2 suspects die in Bulacan drug bust

By: - Correspondent / @inquirerdotnet
/ 06:10 PM December 07, 2019

CAMP GEN. ALEJO SANTOS, Bulacan –– Two suspects who fought undercover policemen in a Friday (Dec. 6) drug bust were killed, breaking the zero-fatality record set in November by the Bulacan police office.

Jayvee Ancho Dineros and a suspect identified as Jun opened fire after sensing they were transacting with the police at midnight in Sitio (sub-village) Pakolis, Gaya-gaya village in the City of San Jose del Monte, said Police Lt. Col. Emma Libunao, newly installed Bulacan police director.

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Libunao said  Dineros was in the police drug watchlist.

Recovered from the suspects were 21 sachets of shabu (crystal meth) and a shotgun.

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The last recorded fatality of a police drug operation was Allan Omila of Quezon City, who was killed on Nov. 5 in Barangay Guyong, Sta. Maria town.

Libunao replaced Lt. Col. Chito Bersaluna on Monday (Dec. 2). She vowed to reduce the death count while pursuing an aggressive anti-drug campaign.

Libunao hails from San Ildefonso town./lzb

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