5 SLAIN, 95 DRUG SUSPECTS NABBED IN BULACAN
CAMP GEN ALEJO S SANTOS, City of Malolos, Bulacan: Five drug pushers were killed while 95 illegal drugs suspects were arrested in simultaneous Enhance Managing Police Operation ( EMPO) conducted by Bulacan Police. In a report to Police Regional Office 3 director, Chief Supt. Amador Corpus, the five slain during police operations were alias Popeye; Arwin Dave Martin alias “Daboy” of City of San Jose del Monte; Sonny Pablo Torres of City of Malolos; Rommel Mercado alias “Nog- Nog of Santa Maria and Christian Abarquez in Calumpit. Meanwhile, Senior Supt. Romeo Caramat Jr., Bulacan Police directors, said the 95 drug suspects were arrested during simultaneous buy- busts, servicing of arrest and search warrants, checkpoints and police response actions conducted by 23 police stations in the province. A total of 277 sachets of shabu of about 170.949 grams; 12 sachets of marijuana ( 21.86 grams); and nine firearms and ammunition, and a hand grenade were confiscated in the operations.