Camp Olivas, City of San Fernando, Pampanga- One (1) still unidentified suspect died during a shootout with police authorities after a buy-bust operation on unlicensed firearms was conducted by operatives of City of San Fernando Police Station, yesterday (Aug 21).

The shootout which took place at around 10:00 PM at Brgy. San Nicolas, City of San Fernando, Pampanga ensued after the suspect known only as alias “Bay” sensed that he was transacting with lawmen.

Recovered from the crime scene were one (1) ARMSCOR caliber .38 revolver without serial number loaded with two (2) ammunition and one (1) spent shell, one (1) caliber .45 pistol without serial number (subject of sale), five (5) caliber 9mm spent shells, five (5) heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets containing suspected shabu, two (2) lighters, glass tooter, scissor, Nokia phone, Php.500.00-peso bill with serial number TX979010 marked with “BPT”, holster and silver necklace.

Continuous investigation is being conducted by authorities for possible identification of slain suspect.

PRO3 Regional Director, PBGEN JOEL NAPOLEON M CORONEL said that, “We continue to triple, if not double our efforts to carry out all our anti-criminality measures to guarantee our people of safer communities."