Police arrest 2 drug users PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 12 September 2011 14:12

Operatives of the Anti-Illegal Drugs Special Operations Task Force (AIDSOTF) arrested two alleged drug users along the highway in a west coast barangay in this city on Thursday night.

City Police Director Sr. Supt. Edwin de Ocampo identified those arrested as Ailahiasheava Asandi, 20, and Florante Aquino, 30, both residents of Barangay Tumaga, east of this city.

De Ocampo said the suspects were arrested in an anti-illegal drug operations at around 11 p.m. Thursday in front of a Bible School in Barangay Upper Calarian, seven kilometers west of this city.

Their arrest came after days of surveillance conducted by the AIDSOTF personnel on their illegal activity, De Ocampo said.

He said the AIDSOTF operatives confiscated from the suspects two heat-sealed plastic sachet containing white crystalline granules believed to be shabu and other paraphernalia in the use of prohibited drugs and a motorcycle.

The suspects were detained at the City Police Office.