Woman arrested in drug buy-bust PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 18 March 2017 11:10


A 28-year old woman from Vitali was among three persons arrested during continuous operations against prohibited drugs by police.

City Police Information Officer Chief Inspector Helen Galvez identified the suspect as Sheryl Angeles y Fernandez, alias Pepay Angeles, single.

Angeles was arrested together with three others in a recent drug buy-bust operation in Sitio Bataan, Vitali last Thursday.

Police recovered two sachets of suspected shabu and P200 marked money from the suspects.

Angeles was detained at the Vitali Police Station.

In Campaner Street that same day, one suspected pusher was arrested while another was able to elude arrest.

Police identified the arrested individual as Elmer Memper Giumpit, 22 years old, single and a resident of Campaner.

His companion, identified as Tahir Aripin Alnijar aka Choco, escaped from authorities after allegedly conspiring to sell one sachet of suspected shabu.

Police confiscated the buy-bust item, three pieces of P100 bill and drug paraphernalia from the suspect.

Later that day, personnel of the Sta Maria Police Station conducted a buy-bust operation which led to the arrest of Gilbert Johnston y Dagoy, 48 years old, single.

Dagoy was arrested in Sitio Lantawan, Pasonanca at around 8:20pm.

The arresting team confiscated five sachets of suspected shabu and P500 marked money from the suspect.

The suspect was detained at the Sta Maria Police Station.

Meanwhile, all the seized items were forwarded to the 9th PNP Crime Laboratory for examination.  (Dan Toribio)