A Top 10 Regional Target and PDEA High Value Target list and a resident of Brgy. Tabug, Ilocos Norte was arrested through buy-bust operation in Brgy Tabug Sitio Nagcaloan particularly in MMSU housing in City of Batac on August 10, 2022 at 3:00 PM.
The said arrest was effected through joint operations of Batac CPS (Lead Unit) PDEA PRO1 AIU, Regional Drug Enforcement Unit, Provincial Drug Enforcement Unit, Provincial Intelligence Unit, Pinili Municipal Police Station, Currimao Municipal Police Station and National Intelligence Coordinating Agency.
Base on the spot report, they conducted anti-illegal drug buy bust operation that resulted to the arrest of a male adult suspect and sell more or less 30 grams of suspected marijuana worth three thousand six hundred (Php 3600) placed in big plastic heat sealed.
Furthermore, they seized and confiscated from the possession of the suspect more or less 5 grams of suspected Kush place in medium heat sealed plastic with a street value of fifteen thousand (Php 15 000) At present, the arrested suspect is under the custody of PDEA, the pieces of evidence against him are being prepared for filing to the prosecutor’s office.
This successful major operation is a result of a smooth coordination between the PNP and PDEA. The public is assured that these high-profile drug traffickers will be made to face the legal consequences of their actions,” PLTCOL MAR LOUISE T BUNDOC, OIC. (Rodrigo Sadian)
(Source: RPN DZRL News Center)