On or about 5:30 o’clock in the morning of August 5, 2017, joint elements of PDEA RO XIII led by Agent Rubietania Aguilar, Provincial Chief, PDEA-ADS under the supervision of Regional Director Aileen T. Lovitos, PDEU-ADSPPO, MDEU-RMPS, and RIU13 implemented Search Warrant No. 246-2017 which resulted to the arrest of an incumbent Barangay Kagawad of Brgy. Bayugan 3, Rosario, Agusan del Sur. Regional Director Aileen T. Lovitos identified the arrested suspect as Marivic Caburog y Quicos alias “Inday”, 42 years old and a resident of the above-mentioned address. The other target of the Search Warrant who was identified as SPO1 Azul Torillo y Labicane alias “Torz” was able to elude arrest but voluntarily surrendered at around 8 o’clock in the evening of the same date at Rosario Municipal Police Station.
Confiscated during the anti-drug operation were two (2) pieces heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets of suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride known as shabu and another one (1) piece of transparent plastic sachet containing residue of suspected shabu all totally weighing, more or less, 11 grams worth Fifty Five Thousand Pesos (Php55,000.00). Also recovered during said operation were assorted drug paraphernalia like a pair of scissors, several open plastic sachets, weighing scale, lighters, foils, glass tooters, and one (1) unit black berry cherry mobile Rave phone with SIM.
Confiscated pieces of drug evidence and urine specimen of the suspect were submitted to the PDEA Laboratory Section for laboratory examination. The suspects were temporarily detained at PDEA RO 13 Detention Facility for proper disposition. Cases for violation of Section 11 (Possession of Dangerous Drugs), Article II of RA 9165 are being readied for filing before the Provincial Prosecutor’s Office at Patin-ay, Agusan del Sur. (All photographs provided by PDEA 13)
Source: RPN DXKS