Drug pusher nabbed in Dipolog PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 07 November 2011 17:14

An alleged known drug pusher was arrested in Barangay Central, Dipolog City, Zamboanga del Norte last Friday night.

Police identified the suspect as Alfredo Gonzales y Cabrera, 31, single of Purok Malipayon, barangay Miputak, Dipolog City.

A police report disclosed that Gonzales was nabbed during a buy bust operation carried out by operatives of the Zamboanga del Norte Police Provincial Office led by SPO1 Roy Vertudez.

Confiscated from Gonzales’ possession were six sachets of shabu and P300 marked money.

Gonzales was taken to the police station for investigation while the seized items were forwarded to the PNP crime laboratory for examinations.

Meanwhile, Pablito Luib y Guillena, 62, married, a farmer of Sitio Upper Panaga, Sugbay, Pitogo, Zamboanga del Sur was stabbed and seriously wounded by Rosito Nuevo, 34. He sustained a stab wound in the abdomen and was taken to the hospital.

Nuevo was arrested by members of the Citizen Armed Forces Geographical Unit and was turned over to the police.

Initial investigation disclosed that Nuevo and his father were having an argument. Luib tried to pacify but Nuevo turned his ire on him and stabbed him in the body. — Dan Toribio Jr.