Gay beautician arrested for drugs Print
Sunday, 11 March 2018 16:40

A member of the LGBT community working as a beautician was arrested during anti-drug operations in Kabasalan, Zamboanga Sibugay last Friday.

Police Regional Office-9 Information Officer Chief Insp. Helen Galvez identified the suspect as Jessie Cortel Jolo aka Jolo, 24-years-old, a high school graduate and a resident of barangay Sta. Cruz.

Jolo was arrested during a drug buy-bust operation conducted by the Municipal Drug Enforcement unit of Kabasalan Municipal Police in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) at barangay Sta. Cruz at 11p.m.

Authorities confiscated a sachet of suspected shabu, marked money worth P500 and personal valuables from the suspect.

The suspect was detained at the Kabasalan Municipal Police Station for proper disposition.  (Remus Ong)