SAN ANTONIO, Nueva Ecija -- A suspected drug trafficker was killed in a shootout with undercover operatives in a buy-bust in Bgy. San Mariano early yesterday morning.
Town police commander Chief Insp. Marlon D. Cudal identified the suspect as Ever Pablo, 24, of Bgy. Vijandre, Cabanatuan City.
The cops recovered from the suspect a loaded .38 revolver, two fired cartridges for .9 pistol; a gray sling bag containing six plastic sachets of shabu, a Samsung mobile phone, the P500 marked money used in the buy-bust, a wallet with various cards, P170 cash, and several empty plastic sachets.