A 41-YEAR-OLD new member of the Alexis Davac Drug Group was killed Thursday afternoon by operatives of the Police Intelligence/Drugs Enforcement Unit (PI/DEU) following an armed encounter during a buy bust in Bgy. San Gregorio, Alaminos, Laguna.
Alaminos police chief PCapt. Jollymar Seloterio said the slain suspect was identified as Ariel Agonia Robles, a resident of the barangay.
Robles was pronounced dead on arrival at the hospital due to gunshot wounds in the body.
Operatives of PIU/PDEU Laguna PPO and Alaminos conducted the buy bust at around 4:30 p.m. in Bgy. San Gregorio which led to the armed encounter.
The Alexis Davac Drug Group reportedlly operates in Alaminos and the nearby barangay of San Pablo City Laguna.
Recovered from the buy bust scene was a caliber 45, small heat plastic sachet containing suspected shabu, three plastic sachets containing suspected shabu worth some P90,000, several fired cartridges and the drug money.