Hilario Torres
  • Sex: Male
Incident Details
  • Date of Incident: November 20, 2018
  • Time of Incident: 7:30 am
  • City of Incident: Lucena City
  • Province of Incident: Quezon
  • Killed in police operation
Source(s)

Two drug suspects were killed in police operation in Lucena City. The suspects were identified as Christopher Yanoria Supremo and Hilario Torres, who were said to be included in the police drugs watch list.

Police Superintendent Reydante Ariza, officer-in-charge of the Lucena City Police Station, said they carried out a buy bust operation at around 7:30 a.m. at Purok Greenhills Phase 1, Barangay Marketview, Lucena City

After the sale of drugs, the suspects sensed they were dealing with police operatives and immediately drew their firearm and opened fire, prompting the police to retaliate, resulting in the death of the suspects.