CAMP OLIVAS, San Fernando, Pampanga (DWDD) – A notorious drug suspect was neutralized after he initiated a gunfight with police authorities during a buy-bust operation on April 4, 2018 in Balibago, Angeles City.
Slain suspect was identified as Cris Rosales y Delpin, 31 years old, single, resident of Ipil Ipil, Pulong Maragul, Angeles City and ranked no. 4 most wanted person of motorcycle riding suspects and included in the Drugs Watchlist in Angeles City.
Initial investigation showed that operatives of Angeles City Police Office-Police Station 4 conducted buy-bust operation against suspect in Hadrian Ext. 3, Mt. View Subdivision, Brgy. Balibago, Angeles City and upon sensing that he was dealing with lawmen, Rosales immediately drew his firearm and fired towards the police officers.
Recovered from scene were the following: two (2) heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets containing crystalline substance suspected to be shabu, one (1) caliber .38 revolver loaded with five (5) ammunition, one (1) black SYM motorcycle and six (6) caliber .45 spent shells and one (1) fired bullet. Further investigation revealed that ROSALES has a standing warrant of arrest issued by RTC Branch 62-Angeles City for violation of RA 9165 and he is involved in the series of crimes committed within Angeles City. He was also charged with robbery and carnapping before the Prosecutor’s Office.
“This accomplishment only goes to show that we are relentless in our waging war on illegal drugs and we will keep on conducting a wide range pro-active approach/strategy in our fight against all forms of criminality,” PRO3 Regional Director Police Chief Superintendent Amador V Corpus said. PRO3 / MCAG