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2 robbers shot dead

  • Written by Jeffrey C. Tiangco
  • Published in Metro
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POLICE shot dead two alleged notorious holduppers and arrested two women in a raid on a house where a shabu session was ongoing yesterday in Pasay City.

Killed were one alias Tisoy and a certain Junior Obaro, said to be operating in Baclaran area.

Both suspects suffered several bullet wounds in their bodies.
   
The arrested women were identified as Maria Fe Diwa, 25, and Emerissa Ballati, 33, of Barrio Pilipino, Bgy. 187, Pasay City.
   
Police said they raided the house of Ballati  167 on a tip from an anonymous caller a drug session was onging there.
   
Police  peeped thru a a small hole in the said house and saw the four suspects in a shabu session.
   
Alerted on the apparent presence of the policemen, Diwa and Ballati tried to escape but were nabbed after a brief chase.
   
Police said Tisoy and Junior Obaro attacked the policemen using a cal. .38 gun and fan knife, prompting the latter to shoot them.