2 cops into drugs shot dead by fellow cops in buy-bust operation

2 cops into drugs shot dead by fellow cops in buy-bust operation

DAGUPAN CITY — Two members of the Agno town police in active service and believed into illegal drugs were killed by members of the San Fabian police in a buy-bust operation in San Fabian, Pangasinan Monday night, a report of Bombo Radyo Dagupan stated.

The fatalities were identified as SPO4 Marlon Nicolas and PO3 Jinny Agbayani who shot it out with members of the San Fabian Police Station when they sensed that they were transacting with anti-narcotics policemen.

The report stated that Nicolas and Agbayani opened fire first, prompting the policemen who conducted the buy-bust operation to return fire, hitting the two suspects in different parts of their bodies which resulted in their death.

Members of the San Fabian police who conducted the operation sustained only scratches during the firefight. PNA/northboundasia.com