Camp Olivas, City of San Fernando, Pampanga- PRO3 Regional Director PBGEN VALERIANO T DE LEON visited the wounded operative of San Jose City Police Station, PCpl Mark Joseph Tangonan, on Sunday night, December 6 in the hospital to personally pin the Medalya ng Sugatang Magiting (PNP Wounded Medal) and hand him financial assistance.
PBGEN DE LEON lauded PCpl Tangonan for his exemplar performance during a buy-bust operation turned shootout early Sunday at Brgy. Sto. Niño 1st, San Jose City, Nueva Ecija which resulted in the deaths of Brian Leonile DRIS y Valdez, listed Top 3 - Regional Level in PROCOR's list of Drug Personalities and Hymer LEUNG y Cornel, top listed drug personality in Baguio City while their unidentifed cohort managed to elude arrest.
" I commend our operatives for the series of accomplishments on illegal drugs even if we are put in harm's way. It only proves our commitment to stop the proliferation of this menace. We always remind our men to be safe,” PBGEN DE LEON added. (PIO-3)