By BiliranIsland.com Staff
First Posted 20:38:00 07/17/2012
Last Updated 23:12:00 07/17/2012
Personnel from the regional office of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in Region 8 arrested an alleged shabu pusher named Joey I. Delos Santos in a buy-bust operation in Naval, Biliran.
Delos Santos was arrested at around 4:30 pm today, Tuesday, July 17 in the adjacent area of the Naval town hall.
Seized items from Delos Santos were the following: 1 pc. small improvised orange envelope containing sachet, 1 pc. small heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu, 1 pc. lighter, 1 pc. black leatherette coin purse, 1 pc. medium size improvised enveloped, 1 pc. medium size improvised green envelop containing plastic sachets with suspected shabu and shabu residue, 1 pc. empty plastic sachet, 1 pc. empty plastic sachet, 1 pc. 500 peso bill.
Delos Santos is now detained at the lock up jail of the Naval Police Station.
An inquest proceeding will be heard tomorrow, Wednesday, July 18, atthe Biliran Prosecutors office for violations of Sections 5, 11 and 12 of Article II of RA 9165.