Gov’t employee arrested as drug high-value target PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 08 July 2018 17:31

By Remus Ong

A government employee, who was also identified as a high value drug target, was arrested by joint operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA-9) and the police during a buy-bust operation in Ipil Municipality, Zamboanga Sibugay Province last Friday.

Chief Insp. Helen Galvez, Police Regional Office-9 Information Officer, identified the suspect as Albert Alberto Tadeo aka Al-al, 36-years-old, married.

Tadeo was also identified as a high value drug target of Ipil Municipality and a member of the Matiz Group drug syndicate.

Operatives confiscated 3 sachets of suspected shabu and P1,000 used as marked money from the suspect.

The suspect and the confiscated items were brought to the Ipil Municipal Police Station for proper disposition.  (Remus Ong)