Hog Dealer arrested for violation of RA 9165
CAMP MARCELO A ADDURU, TUGUEGARAO CITY- Police authorities arrested another illegal drug dealer in a police operation today, February 13, 2021.
Joel B Ubina, 37 years old, single, hog dealer, a resident of Andarayan North, Solana, Cagayan was nabbed for selling “Shabu” to a police officer who disguised himself as a buyer.
In his report to the Chief, PNP, PRO2 Regional Director Police Brigadier Crizaldo O Nieves said that at about 4:30 PM of said date along Campos Street, Caritan Centro, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan particularly at an apartment, personnel of PIU/PDEU, RDEU and CDEU Tuguegarao CPS conducted Anti-illegal drug buy-bust operation that resulted to the arrest of the suspect after selling one (1) heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be “Shabu” to one of the members of the operating team who acted as poseur buyer. Confiscated from his direct possession and control were nine (9) pieces heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets containing white crystalline substance suspected to be Shabu, one (1) piece genuine Php1000.00 bill buy bust money, one (1) unit red and black OPPO touchscreen cellphone, one (1) unit orange and black Mio Aerox motorcycle without plate number, one empty cigarette pack and one (1) piece brown leather belt bag.
The suspect and the confiscated pieces of evidence were brought to Tuguegarao City Police Station for documentation and subsequent filing of a case against him.
RD Nieves lauded the operating units for the successful police operation.