Two suspected drug dealers were neutralized and 26 other drug suspects were arrested in a series of anti illegal narcotics raids in various parts of the province on Tuesday.
Colonel Lawrence Cajipe, acting provincial director of Bulacan Police Provincial Office, identified the neutralized drug suspects as Arjohn Irena and Carlo Sison, both included on the unified Philippine National Police/Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PNP/PDEA) watch list.
"Their cohort identified as Norreuil SerquiAa was arrested, he said.
Cajipe said based on the report of Lt. Colonel Gil Domingo, San Jose Del Monte City acting police chief, the two suspects were killed during the buy bust operation conducted by the operatives in Barangay Minuyan Proper, City of San Jose Del Monte on Tuesday night.
Recovered from the suspects were 20 sachets of shabu, two improvised shotguns loaded with 12 gauge shells each, two caliber 9mm fired cartridge cases, one .22 caliber TCM fired cartridge case, and buy bust money.
Cajipe also said the 25 other drug suspects were arrested in anti illegal drug operations in the towns of Baliwag, Balagtas, Bocaue, Pulilan, Sta Maria, Bulakan, Nozagaray and cities of Malolos and Meycauayan.
He identified them as Arsenio Legaspi, Al Adriano Sanguyo, Aristotle Feliciano, Gabby Dela Cruz, Arturo Ramos, and Wilfredo Glorioso, all included on the PNP/PDEA watch list; Remedios Alvarez, Wilfredo Caco, Rustom De Ocampo, all included on the stations' drug watch list; Christian Rodriguez, Kenjiro Villaluna, Ferdinand Palomiano, Manuel Balverde, Louie Sagayno, Chodie Bautista, Klyd Loudie Zcyryl, and Habagat Dela Cruz.
Those caught while in the act of having a pot session were Nancy Soriano, Leonardo Basco, Rafael Bassig, Jorben Sobremonte, Nercito Sapin, Rustom Sapin, Raymond Benedicto, and Michael Basilio.
He said a total of 54 sachets of shabu, buy bust money, and assorted drug paraphernalia were confiscated from the arrested drug suspects.
SOURCE : PHILIPPINES NEWS AGENCY