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Soldier killed in Digos buy-bust operation; yields P276k shabu

August 06, 2020 - Thursday 2:08 PM by MDM

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Digos City, Davao del Sur - A member of the Philippine Army was killed on Wednesday during a PNP-PDEA buy-bust operation at Jose Abad Santos St., Brgy. Zone 3, Digos City.

In a police report, the suspect was identified as Sgt Reginad Labajo, 35 years old, an Intelligence agent of the 39th Infantry Brigade and a resident of Brgy Zone 1, Digos City.

Seized from his possession were one small sachet, two medium sachets, one large sachet of suspected shabu with an estimated weight of 40.67 grams valued at P276,556.00, one unit 9 mm caliber Glock 17 with two spare magazine and with one inserted magazine and non-drug items. 

The joint operation was led by personnel of CDEU and Intel under the supervision of Digos City acting police chief Lt Col Vici Anthony T. Tababa together with RPDEU/RSOG XI, PDEU DSPPO, PIU DSPPO, PDEA, RID XI, RIU, PS3  and 1st DSPMFC, 

Tababa assured residents that “we will continue the fight against illegal drugs” amid the COVID-19 pandemic. via Digos Police / Cps Cad