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2 suspects killed, 2 others arrested in GenSan anti-drug operations

/ 10:02 PM April 02, 2018

GENERAL SANTOS CITY – Police here killed a Bureau of Customs’ broker and his companion and arrested two other persons during separate anti-drug operations in Barangay Baluan on Monday.

In one operation, two suspect, one of them a former member of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology, were arrested, according to Chief Insp. Aldrin Gonzales, the spokesperson of the Central Mindanao Police Regional Office.

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In the other operation, Gonzales said police officers were conducting a search in Baluan, but Ruel Magaway, a Customs broker, and Antonio Villaplana Jr. opened fire with handguns.

He said the officers retaliated and hit the two suspects, who died while being rushed to a hospital.

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Recovered from the slain suspects were a .45-caliber pistol and a .38-caliber revolver and six sachets of suspected crystal meth (shabu).

In a separate raid in the same village, Necon Serapio, a former jail officer and included on the city police drug watch list; and Faith Irish dela Torre were arrested.

Seized from them were 10 sachets of suspected shabu and cash amounting to P240,000. /atm

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