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Cop, drug suspect killed in Bulacan buy-bust

/ 02:54 PM March 13, 2018

CAMP GEN. ALEJO SANTOS, BULACAN-A policeman was killed by a drug suspect, who was also slain during a March 11 drug bust in Norzagaray town.

PO3 Ronaldo Legaspi, 47, of the Norzagaray police station, was shot dead during a gun battle when suspect Rolando Padura and his unnamed accomplices opened fire after realizing they were dealing with undercover policemen at 1 a.m. along a road in Barangay (village) Tigbe, said Senior Supt. Romeo Caramat, Bulacan police director.

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Padura was also killed in the clash but his companions managed to escape and are being hunted by the Norzagaray police. CARMELA REYES-ESTROPE 

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