Jose Paterio Tolete Death – Dead | Obituary – Passed Away
Jose Tolete Death – Dead: A great loss was made known to InsideEko. As friends and families of the deceased are mourning the passing of their loved and cherished Jose Tolete.
Having heard about this great loss, the family of this individual is passing through pains, mourning the unexpected passing of their beloved.
This departure was confirmed through social media posts made by Twitter users who pour out tributes, and condolences to the family of the deceased.
A drug personality died in a shootout with operatives of Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) while his seven companions were arrested during a buy-bust in a house at Purok Florenceville, Barangay Pahanocoy on Thursday night.
The fatality was identified as Jose Paterio Tolete, 42, of Rosario Heights, Barangay Taculing, who was tagged as a high-value individual by the City Drug Enforcement Unit (CDEU), which led the operation.
Lt. Col. Ariel Pico, public information officer of BCPO, said on Friday the suspect shot it out with operatives.
“Our operatives also have to defend themselves,” he added.
Pico said the CDEU personnel have been conducting surveillance on the operations of Tolete since March.
We are still working on getting more details about the death, as a family statement on the death is yet to be released.