PNP, PDEA arrest 4 in Dipolog PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 22 December 2017 17:15


Policemen and agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA-9) arrested four persons during a buy-bust operation in Barra, Dipolog City last Wednesday afternoon.

Police Regional Information Officer Chief Insp. Helen Galvez identified the suspects as Reynaldo Maguinsay De Leon, 60, single, of Barangay Biasong, Hope Bastasa Tacang, 43, of Barangay Barra, Romeo Gadayan Villanea, 39, of Barangay Galas, all of Dipolog City and Annie Rose Bagarinao Nee Caboverde, 29, single, of Barangay Uno, Katipunan, Zamboanga Del Norte.

Police confiscated three big size heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline granules believed to be shabu, P500 marked money, cash money amounting to P320 in different denominations, one pouch color white served as container of shabu, one Samsung cellular phone color black with battery and sim card from De Leon’s possession.

Meanwhile police confiscated one  piece improvised aluminum gutter, improvised aluminum tooter, two improvised aluminum flame reducers, one piece used aluminum foil and four improvised disposable lighters from Tacang.

Police recovered  a cellular phone nokia with battery and sim from Villanea.

The suspects were detained pending the filing of charges in court. – Dan Toribio