COTABATO CITY, Maguindanao: Three suspected illegal drugs dealer were killed in a shoot out with anti-narcotics police on Friday during an operation in Barangay Upper Sepaka, Surallah in South Cotabato. Senior Insp. Bernie Faldas, police chief of Santo Nino identified the suspects as Ruel Kipad, Toni Silonga Oto and Martinez Mopak, all of Sitio Kuhan, Upper Sepaka Village. The raiding team seized suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride or shabu and assorted firearms from the slain suspects.
JULMUNIR I. JANNARAL