Drug, robbery suspect killed

By Nel Andrade

ANTIPOLO CITY- An 18 year-old car theft, robbery and drug suspect was killed in an encounter with the police following a buy-bust operation here Tuesday night.

(Jun Ryan Arañas / MANILA BULLETIN) (Jun Ryan Arañas / MANILA BULLETIN)

King Allain Viesa, alias Moy-moy, died on the spot in his residence in Sitio Broadway.

Antipolo City police chief Supt. Villaflor Bannawagan said Viesa, during the drug sting, drew his firearm and opened fire, prompting other police officers involved in the operation to return fire.

Recovered from the fatality were a revolver, a knife, three sachets of shabu, two motrcycles and several motorcycle parts and helmets.