DASMARIÑAS City, Cavite -- A drug-pushing barangay tanod was shot dead by police operatives but his companion escaped while five other drug pushers in other police anti-drug operations were arrested last Sunday.
Chief Supt. Edward Carranza, Calabarzon police director, said the one of the fatalities, identified as Miguel Centeno, of Bgy. Parian, Calamba City, engaged the cops in firefight after a buy-bust operation at 1:30 a.m. The suspect yielded a cal. .45 pistol and a sachet of shabu.
CAMP Brig. Gen. Vicente Lim, Bgy. Canlubang, Calamba City, Laguna -- A soldier was killed during a firefight between New People’s Army (NPA) and government troopers in Gen. Nakar, Quezon last Sunday morning.