In Baguio City, an errand boy was arrested by the drug operatives of Marcos Highway Police Station (PS10) in a buy-bust operation in Marcos Highway, Sto. Tomas Proper, Baguio City.
Citing reports from the Baguio CPO Director, PCOL ALLEN RAE F CO, one Jhunnel Fernadez Lozano, 24 years old, was arrested after he sold suspected illegal drugs to the police operatives who acted as poseur-buyers.
Confiscated during the operations are nine pieces of a heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu weighing MOL 50grams with an estimated value of Php 340,000.00 and the boodle money.
Onsite inventory was conducted in the presence of DOJ Representative Oliver Prudencio and Barangay Kagawad Ryan Baucas of Sto. Tomas Barangay, Baguio City.
The suspect is now under the custody of PDEA while a case for violation of RA 9165 or the “Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002” is being readied against the suspect. (PROCOR RPIO)