Camp Major Bado Dangwa, La Trinidad, Benguet- With PROCOR’s relentless campaign against illegal drugs, four drug personalities were arrested in a separate buy-bust operation on December 10, 2020.
In Benguet, three drug personalities were arrested by the combined operatives of La Trinidad MPS, Regional Drug Enforcement Unit of PROCOR and PDEA- Benguet.
According to the report of La Trinidad MPS, in the afternoon of December 10, 2020, a High Value Individual (HVI) was arrested in a buy-bust operation in Km. 5, Balili, La Trinidad, Benguet.
The suspect, identified as Anthony Valle Quinones, 33 years old and a dental technician, was arrested after he sold to the police operative who acted as a poseur-buyer a heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing suspected “shabu” with an estimated weight of 0.78g and a standard drug price amounting to Php5, 304.00.
In a separate report from La Trinidad MPS, in the evening of December 10, 2020, another two drug personalities were arrested at Brgy. Cruz, La Trinidad, Benguet.
The suspect were identified as Noemy Lupadit (listed as High Value Individual) and Melchor Moreno from Irisan, Baguio City.
The two suspects were arrested after their transaction with the police operatives who acted as poseur-buyer.
Confiscated during the operations are three heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing suspected shabu with estimated weight of 2.5 g and a standard drug price of Php 17,000.00, one piece genuine Php 1,000.00 and seven pieces Php 1,000.00 boodle money, three improvised tooter, one digital scale, and one transparent plastic sachet with suspected residue of shabu.
Meanwhile in Baguio City, a drug personality was arrested by combined operatives of Abanao Police Station (PS7), Drug Enforcement Unit and City Intelligence Unit in a buy-bust operation at Kagitingan, Baguio City Thursday afternoon, December 10, 2020.
According to the report of Abanao Police Station (PS7), the suspect, identified as Mike Jimenez aka ” Mike Kevin Ramos”, 26 years old, was arrested after he transacted to the police operative who acted as poseur—buyer.
Confiscated during the operation were three sachets of suspected shabu weighing MOL .5g worth Php 2,000.00, one piece genuine Php 500.00, and boodle money.
The arrested suspects are under police custody while charges for violation of RA 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 is being prepared against them. (PROCOR RPIO)