10 months 3 killed, P18-M shabu seized in Cebu buy-busts Manilatimes
Three persons were killed while two others were arrested and more than P18 million in shabu was seized in separate anti-illegal drug operations in Central Visayas on Wednesday. Killed in the first buy-bust at Sitio Himungbungan of Argao town, south Cebu, was Richard Padin, 43, of Barangay Tangke, Talisay City. His live-in partner Virgie Sumalinog, 43, was wounded after they fought with police operatives during the transaction. Police said Padin, who sustained gunshot wounds in the body, was brought to the Isidro C. Kintanar Memorial Hospital where he was declared dead. Found in the suspects’ possession were 39 sachets of ... more