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Drug suspect shot dead by police in Bislig city

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN City — A suspected shabu pusher was shot dead by joint operatives of Bislig City Police Office and Surigao del Sur Provincial Police Anti-Illegal Drugs Group on Saturday evening at the city’s bay walk. The other two companions of the slain drug suspect were arrested ...

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Vintage bomb unearthed in Surigao city

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN City — He thought it would make him rich, but the “treasure” that a construction worker unearthed turned out to be a World War II vintage bomb. Julito Calimpong, who did excavation work at the construction site in Surigao del Norte National High School three ...

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Butuan city graveyard shabu deal busted

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN City — Authorities busted a deal on illegal drugs inside the Chinese cemetery in Purok 10, Barangay Bancasi, this city on Wednesday. Police also discovered new players in the illegal drugs trade here. Thousands of pesos worth of suspected shabu were seized in just two ...

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6 drug suspects nabbed in separate anti-drug raids

BUTUAN City — Six alleged drug personalities were arrested in two separate anti-illegal drug operations here in Caraga Region recently. In Surigao City, a joint operation conducted by Surigao del Sur Police Provincial Office and Surigao Del Norte Provincial Public Safety Company, resulted in the arrest of Reynante Mira Limbaga, ...

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Caraga cops seize half million worth of shabu

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN City — Police in different areas in separate buy-bust and raids in Caraga Region arrested six drug personalities and confiscated a total of P562,900 worth of suspected shabu, an official report from Police Regional Office 13 emailed to Gold Star Daily yesterday morning reads. Here ...

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Math teacher nabbed in shabu raid

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN City — After the arrest of a school principal in a drug raid in Barangay San Vicente, Prosperidad, Agusan del Sur on Nov. 24, 2016, a 45-year old Math teacher of Prosperidad National High School was arrested on Wednesday inside his home. In a phone ...

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Agusan farmer arrested in raid; P22-k shabu seized

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN City — Continuing campaign against illegal drugs in Caraga Region even on the holidays led to the arrest of a farmer in raid in his home in Barangay Bayugan 2, San Francisco, Agusan del Sur by authorities resulting to the confiscation from his possession of ...

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Couple in Cabadbaran city arrested in drug raid

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN City — A couple reportedly a staff to Agusan del Norte and Cabadbaran City officials were arrested in shabu raid in Cabadbaran City last Saturday noon after more than half a million pesos worth of shabu, .45 cal pistol and ammunitions were confiscated from their ...

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