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6 days of anti drugs ops: 2 ‘pushers’ killed, 69 nabbed in Pampanga

/ 03:43 AM July 25, 2017

Bacolor, Pampanga (Google maps)

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO — The Pampanga police reported killing two alleged drug pushers and arrested 69 others in separate operations conducted in a span of six days.

An armed encounter with policemen in Bacolor town on July 16 led to the deaths of Rosby de Leon and Denmark Jay Mungcal, said Senior Supt. Joel Consulta, provincial police director, in a report on Monday (July 24).

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A total of 344 small sachets and a big plastic pack containing suspected shabu (methamphetamine hydrochloride) plus  two sachets of dried marijuana leaves were seized in sting operations in the province’s 19 towns and two cities.

Three guns were recovered from suspects.

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The Pampanga police launched 938 anti-drugs operations and arrested and charged 1,623 suspects from July 1, 2016 up to July 5, 2017.  SFM

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