DEPARO, Novaliches, QC (DWDD) – Watch listed illegal drug pushers opted to shoot it out with authorities in Deparo, Novaliches, Quezon City
Acording to P S Supt Roberto Fajardo, the operation resulted in the neutralization of four (4) suspects, two (2) were wounded on the side of the PNP, and recovered eight (8) firearms and shabu paraphernalias.
Based on initial reports, Dec 8, 2016 the Northern Police District received a phone call from P Supt Reydante Ariza requested for reinforcement as they were under heavy fire against suspects led by a certain Noel Alventura alias Toto and three (3) John Does. Ne
At about 9:30 pm, yesterday December 8, 2016, upon arrival at Barangay 168, Santo Tomas, Deparo, Joint Elements of the Special Reaction Unit-Northern Police District, SRU-Caloocan City Police Station, District Investiation Division-Northern Police District linked up with Caloocan City Police Station personnel and assessed the situation as the suspects barricaded themselves inside their house while shooting rampantly at anyone approaching the house.
Authorities negotiated with the suspects by letting the mother of suspect use the public address syatem and successfully convinced the release of six (6) children of tenants who were trapped inside the compound.
But, instead of surrendering, suspects lobbed a teargas that created chaos in the neighborhood.
After the smoke cleared, the suspects again started firing their weapons.
SRU and SAID operatives were able to breach the gate and return fire that resulted in death of the four suspects.
Recovered from the crime scene were: 1 M14 rifle, 1 Shotgun, 5 .38 caliber revolvers, 1 .45 Caliber pistol, 6 Sachets of suspected Shabu and other drug paraphernalias.
Wounded NPD personnel were identifies as: P Insp Henry Taule of SRU North and a personnel from Police Community Precint -6 who were treated at the Chinese Generanl Hospital and are already out of danger. AES / ALS / MCAG