Ex-cop killed in Surigao drug buy-bust


Photo credit: PNP-SDN PPO
SURIGAO CITY (Aug. 30) - A former policeman was killed in a shoot-out with arresting officers during a drug buy-bust operation by members of the Surigao City police station (SCPS) Saturday evening, (Aug. 27) in Brgy. Taft, this city.

The target of the police operation was Christopher "Loloy" Reyna, a former PNP member.

According to PNP report, Reyna noticed the presence of the operatives and quickly drew his firearm and fired upon the police which prompted the shoot-out and resulted to his death.

The operatives recovered suspected "shabu" weighing 8.3 with Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) value of P97,940.00, caliber .38 revolver loaded with one fired and four live ammunitions and other drug and non-drug paraphernalia.

Photo credit: PNP-SDN PPO
Crime scene processing was conducted by SOCO Surigao del Norte while an autopsy was also requested to the PNP Crime Lab. (FEA)

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