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Drug suspect killed in Rizal shootout

/ 08:11 PM August 02, 2016
Fatal drug buy-bust. (RADYO INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/JONG MANLAPAZ)

Fatal drug buy-bust. (RADYO INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/JONG MANLAPAZ)

SAN PEDRO CITY, Laguna — A suspected drug pusher was killed after he engaged policemen in a firefight during a drug bust in Pililla town in Rizal province on Monday night, police said on Tuesday.

A report from the Rizal provincial police said the suspect, identified only as “Sinag,” fired at policemen who tried to arrest him in Sitio Tipi, Barangay Hulo at 10 p.m. Monday.

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The suspect died instantly when he was hit in the ensuing gunfight.  SFM

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