Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Oscar Moreno, assisted by Deputy City Director for Administration PSupt. Danildo Tumanda pinned on Monday, May 23, 2016 the “Medalya ng Kagalingan” to police officers led by PCInsp. Ariel Philip Pontillas for their gallantry in action after a successful operation against alleged drug pusher Brian Bantuas who was killed in a shootout at Villa Candida Subdivision, Bulua last May 16, 2016 for his refusal to surrender and instead engaged in a gunbattle with the responding policemen.
Read the shootout incident HERE.
City Mayor Moreno with the police officers.
photos by Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines Facebook page