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Suspected criminal slain in Batangas town

By: - Correspondent / @dtmallarijrINQ
/ 12:02 PM May 26, 2021

LUCENA CITY –– A suspected criminal was killed in an armed encounter with police in Balayan town in Batangas province early Wednesday.

The Calabarzon police said in a spot report that policemen, armed with a search warrant, swooped down on the house of Antonio Rodriguez in Barangay 1 at 4:20 a.m.

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The report said the suspect, who had a handgun, fired at the policemen, who retaliated and shot Rodriguez dead.

The police said the search warrant targeted illegal drugs and illegal firearms.

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