Elezer Castor Nuñez
  • Sex: Male
  • Occupation: construction worker
Incident Details
  • Killed in police operation
  • Date of Incident: December 6, 2018
  • Location of Incident: San Francisco, Agusan del Sur

A drug suspect was shot dead by an anti-narcotics cop in a buy-bust operation in San Francisco, Agusan del Sur on Thursday evening.

Police identified the suspect as Elezer Nuñez, who was allegedly a newly identified drug suspect in his village.

The buy-bust operation was conducted by the San Francisco Municipal Police and Agusan del Sur Office of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) at  Purok 4-A, Barangay Karaos around 7:45 p.m. on Thursday.

According to the police report, during a meeting with the poseur-buyer, Nuñez drew out a gun after he sensed that he was transacting with a police officer.