PRO2 drug busts drag 4 drug personalities to jail
CAMP MARCELO ADDURU, TUGUEGARAO CITY- Four (4) drug personalities are now facing cases for violation of RA 9165 following their arrest during the anti-illegal drug buy-bust operations conducted by PRO2 in Cagayan and Isabela provinces, yesterday, June 2, 2019.
Arrested suspects were Reynaldo Yacat y Reyes alyas "Rene" 57 years old, married, jobless and a resident of Brgy. Maddarulug Norte, Enrile, Cagayan; Jenny Castro y Capulong, 29 years old, single, unemployed and a resident of Brgy Bugallon Proper, Ramon, Isabela; Marvin Garcia y Valdez, 28 years old, jobless and a resident of Brgy Calamagui 1st, City of Ilagan, Isabela; and John Aldreich Isla y Galingana, 23 years old, single, driver and a resident of Brgy Antagan 1st Tumauni, Isabela.
PRO2 RD PBGEN JOSE MARIO M ESPINO in his report to Camp Crame stated that about 11:35 PM of June 2, 2019 in Brgy. Centro Southwest, Solana, Cagayan conducted anti-illegal drugs buy-bust operation against Yacat using Php 2,000 as buy bust money. After the transaction, the suspect sensed that he was transacting to a police officer who acted as Poseur Buyer, thereby prompting the former to shoot the latter once using his unknown caliber 38 revolver. To overcome the resistance, the poseur buyer shot the said suspect hitting his right hand (where he hold firearms) purposely to disable him from firing but instead continue to shoot said police officer hence, the latter fired back again twice hitting his chest using his service 9mm caliber. Companion of the suspect immediately sped away towards south direction onboard with black XRM. Recovered at the scene is the said Php2, 000.00 bill in exchange of 2pcs heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing and alleged SHABU from direct possession of suspect. Said suspect was immediately brought to the hospital by mobile patrol of Solana PS.
Investigation disclosed that said suspect is repeatedly selling dangerous drugs particularly SHABU in the said place.
Meanwhile, on same date, Jenny Castro y Capulong, 29 years old, single, unemployed and a resident of P-7 Bugallon Proper, Ramon, Isabela; Marvin Garcia y Valdez, 28 years old, jobless and a resident of Brgy Calamagui 1st, City of Ilagan, Isabela;. John Aldreich Isla y Galingana, 23 years old, single, driver and a resident of Brgy Antagan 1st Tumauni, Isabela were all arrested through buy-bust operation.
A case for violation of RA 9165 is now being prepared for filing against the suspects.