‘Big-time’ drug pusher escapes arrest in Tuburan, Cebu

Kevin A. Lagunda

AUTHORITIES were chasing a suspected big-time drug pusher and his cohorts who escaped arrest after a firefight around 9 a.m. Thursday, May 18, in Barangay Alegra, Tuburan, Cebu.

The drug suspect, Joseph Reville, and his companions fled after the authorities raided their hideout.

A firefight occurred. Authorities believed that Reville or one of his companions was wounded after drops of blood were found on the ground.

Recovered from the scene were a KG9 submachine gun, six bullets of .9mm pistol, five empty shells of .9mm pistol, a magazine, and a dark blue Isuzu Dmax. (KAL/SunStar Cebu)