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Bilibid inmate tagged in P47-M shabu haul dies of heart attack

/ 07:10 PM October 11, 2020
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Facade of the New Bilibid Prison (NBP), with sign of Bureau of Corrections (BuCor). Image from the BuCor website

MANILA, Philippines — A convicted drug lord died of a heart attack inside the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) Friday.

Sources said the inmate, identified as Rustico Ygot,  was confined at Dorm 4C2 of the Maximum Security Compound inside the NBP.

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Ygot was convicted in 2013 and is a known member of the Batang Cebu Gang.

Last month, Ygot was tagged in the P47.6-million shabu haul in Cebu City.

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Officials of the Bureau of Corrections have yet to confirm Ygot’s death. Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said he will verify the information.

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