PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY– Two armed high-value individuals were killed by the operatives of PNP Drug Enforcement Group during a buy-bust operation conducted at the residence of Ceni Pangilinan located along Purok 1, Brgy Sto Cristo Sur, Gapan City, Nueva Ecija, in the afternoon of May 14, 2021. Suspects were identified as Dennis Gaspar Kue a.k.a “Dennis” and Percival Pestaño Miranda, a.k.a. “Baldo”. 

The operation was led by SOU NCR under the direct supervision of PBGEN REMUS B MEDINA, Director, PNP DEG together with PDEA R3, PDEA Nueva Ecija, Gapan CPS and Nueva Ecija PPO and EOD/K9, as they seized the following items: 

  1. More or less 2 kgs of white crystalline substance suspected to be Shabu with Standard Drug Price of P14,000,000.00;
  2. One (1) Nissan Cefiro with Plate Number WGK-992;
  3. One (1) Cal .45 pistol;
  4. One (1) 9mm pistol; and
  5. Assorted identification cards

Two slain suspects are known distributors of illegal substances in Regions NCR, 3 and 4 and are reported to be connected to Arthur Abdul who was killed during an armed encounter in Pasig City last May 9, 2021. 

All confiscated items will be brought to PNP DEG SOU NCR for documentation and proper disposition.  

PGEN GUILLERMO LORENZO T ELEAZAR, Chief, PNP, commended the continuing efforts of the DEG operatives even at this time of pandemic, as they relentlessly pursue  the suspects who are continuously defying the orders of the law. ###