Chief, PCR Branch/ PIO, Pampanga PPO
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DATE             :        February 06, 2013

Magalang Police Arrests Drug Dealer


            In a bid to fight and eradicate the propagation of illegal drugs in the Pampanga province, elements of Magalang Municipal Station under the leadership of PSUPT RYAN DAVID, Chief of Police apprehended one Ariel Caylao during one of their anti-illegal drugs operations.

            In the report reaching the office of PSSUPT R’WIN S PAGKALINAWAN, Provincial Director, Pampanga PPO stated that at about 12:00PM of February 5,2013, due to a tip made by a civilian informant stating that a certain “Boogie” is said to be selling/dealing illegal drugs at Brgy. San Nicolas 2nd, Magalang, Intelligence Operatives of the said station successfully conducted a buy-bust operation that led to the arrest of one (1) ARIEL CAYLAO y ALEGADO, 34 years old, married and a resident of 24 B1, Carlo St., Holy Family Village, Phase 1, Angeles City, Pampanga.

            The intelligence team confiscated one (1) heat sealed plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance believed to be shabu and one (1) 500.00PHP peso bill marked money. Consequently, recovered from the suspect’s white Toyota Corolla (bearing LPN PMX 422) are illegal drug paraphernalia and (1) Caliber 38 Revolver Squires Bingham (with SN:767881) and was loaded with six (6) live ammunition. The suspect and confiscated items were brought to Magalang MPS for further investigation and proper disposition.

            PSSUPT PAGKALINAWAN commended the COP and members of Magalang MPS for their accomplishment and their contribution in PNP’s campaign against illegal drugs as well as upholding the COMELEC Gun Ban during this election period.