3 more arrested in anti-drugs campaign PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 25 March 2014 11:00

Three men were arrested last Saturday night.in connection with the continuing campaign against the proliferation of prohibited drugs,

Police were manning a checkpoint at Morning Breeze in Tugbungan around 9 p.m. when they intercepted John Mark Magdayao y Alberto, 23, single of Alvarez Drive, Talon-Talon. Confiscated from his possession was a medium seize sachet containing suspected shabu.

During interrogation, Magdayao mentioned two names of persons allegedly supplying him with drugs.

A follow-up operation along Valderosa St. resulted in the arrest of Christopher Sayson, 28, married, and John Zeno Carpio, 29, married, both of Cabato Lane, Gov. Camins Avenue, this city.

The suspects were detained at the city police office while the item seized from the possession of Magdayao was forwarded to the 9th PNP Crime Laboratory for examination.

Meanwhile, policemen confiscated three fighting cocks during a raid at an illegal cockfighting (tarian) in Talon-Talon last Sunday morning.

The operators of the tarian as well as the bettors scampered in different directions upon the arrival of the police. – Dan Toribio Jr.