Three alleged drug pushers were killed after they engaged anti-drug operatives of the Batasan Police Station’s Anti- Illegal Drug Special Operations Task Group (SAID-SOTG) on Saturday. Senior Supt. Guillermo Eleazar, Quezon City Police District Director, identified the slain suspects as Marco Panganiban Cruz of Barangay Bagong Silangan; Royce Alfred Mariano Cruz; and Ariel Contanilla Mabitag of Barangay Holy Spirit, all of Quezon City. The suspects were known drug pushers in Barangay Bagong Silangan. Police recovered guns, seven plastic sachets of shabu, buy-bust money and a replica of caliber 45 pistol.