PNP NEWS RELEASE

 

NEWS RELEASE

AUTHORITY : PSUPT JURITZ B RARA
Chief, Police Community Relations Branch/ PIO, Pampanga PPO
9633874/ s5_pampanga @yahoo.com.ph
DATE   : July 28, 2014

TOP 1 ILLEGAL DRUG PUSHER OF SAN LUIS ARRESTED


Over the weekend, personnel of San Luis Municipal Police Office led by PCI ONNIL P DELA PENA, Chief of Police, arrested Virgilio Sicat y Maniago, 48 years old, of San Sebastian, San Luis, Pampanga by virtue of Warrant of Arrest issued by HON. Jonel S. Mercado, Presiding Judge RTC Branch 45, for violation of Sec. 5 art. II of R.A. 9165 under criminal case no. 2960 with no bail recommended at Brgy Sta. Lucia, Pampanga last July 26, 2014.

The arrest of the suspect is a result of a weeklong painstaking surveillance against the suspect.  Sicat is listed number 1 on the target list on illegal drug personalities of San Luis Police and also included on the Regional Priority Target of PDEA Region 3 as TOP 3.

Recovered from Sicat possession and control is one (1) heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing believed to be methamphetamine hydrochloride commonly known as “SHABU” of still undetermined weight. Appropriate charges will be filed against the suspect in court and temporarily detained in San Luis MPS detention pending his presentation to the court of origin for proper disposition. 

PSSUPT MADRID commends all the personnel involved for the arrest of the said suspect.