PNP NEWS RELEASE

AUTHORITY :           PSUPT ANNA LIZA M GUZMAN
                               Chief, PCR Branch/ PIO, Pampanga PPO
                               9633874/ pcr_pampppo_r03 @yahoo.com.ph

DATE             :       October 10, 2013

Two Drug Dealers Caught by Magalang Cops

          The Pampanga PPO under the leadership of PSSUPT OSCAR D ALBAYALDE, Acting Provincial Director successfully arrested two suspects involved in selling illegal drugs during a buy-bust operation conducted by elements of Magalang Municipal Police Station last October 8, 2013.

          In a report sent by COP PSUPT NEIL MIRO, Magalang MPS, at about 12:00MN of said date, Intelligence operatives of Magalang MPS conducted an anti-illegal drug operation at San Isidro Resettlement, Barangay San Isidro, Magalang town which led to the arrest of Leonardo Oliveros y Cunanan aka “Onayd”, 27 years old and Jaime Parungao y Ocampo, 53 years old and both residents of San Isidro Resettlement.

          Confiscated from their possession are two (2) small sized heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu. Moreover, several drug paraphernalia were seized from the place of Cunanan.

         The arrested suspects are presently detained at Magalang MPS for proper disposition. Confiscated pieces of evidence were turned over to Crime Laboratory 3, Camp Olivas for examination. A case for Violation of Section 5, 11 and 12, Article II of RA 9165 (Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002) are being readied to be filed against the suspects.

          PSSUPT ALBAYALDE commended the personnel of Magalang MPS for their accomplishment in apprehending the drug peddlers.