'Drug-pushing' Duterte supporter killed by cops

Jewel Reyes, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jul 13 2016 12:42 AM | Updated as of Jul 13 2016 01:06 AM

Slain drug suspect Eduardo Alima was a volunteer in the election campaign of President Rodrigo Duterte.

ZAMBOANGA CITY - An allegedly notorious drug pusher was killed in an encounter with the police in Purok 8, Recodo, Zamboanga City.

Eduardo Alima, alias Mayor, engaged in a firefight with policemen during a buy-bust operation late Tuesday.

Based on an identification card recovered from the slain drug suspect, Alima was a volunteer in President Rodrigo Duterte's election campaign.