Drug suspect shot dead in Laguna buy-bust | Inquirer News

Drug suspect shot dead in Laguna buy-bust

/ 01:37 PM June 08, 2020

SAN PEDRO CITY-A drug suspected was killed in a shootout with the police in Sta. Rosa, Laguna Sunday evening,, authorities said Monday.

Police identified the fatality as Dennis Carstihan, who was the target of a buy-bust operation at around 7 p.m. Sunday in Barangay Macabling,


The drug suspect reportedly resisted arrest and fired at the lawmen, triggering a brief exchange.

Police also said they recovered a .38 caliber gun from the scene.


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