A traffic enforcer was put behind bars after being caught selling illegal drugs in Brgy Caritan Centro, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan yesterday morning.
Domingo Gacias, 33 years old, a resident of Magora Street, Annafunan East, Tuguegarao City was cornered through a drug buy-bust operation conducted by the joint elements of the Regional Enforcement Unit 2 and Philippine Drug Enforcement Unit 2 on March 29, 2022 at about 9:45 AM along Diversion Road, Caritan Centro, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan.
The suspect was arrested after selling one heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance wrapped in white paper suspected to be shabu to a member of the operating team who posed as buyer. Also confiscated from the direct possession and control of the suspect were one-unit black Infinix android cellular phone with transparent case, one piece genuine One Thousand Peso bill (Php1,000.00) as buy-bust money, one blue ballpen, one booklet traffic citation ticket, and one Honda motorcycle key.
The suspect and the confiscated pieces of evidence were brought to PDEA, RO2 for drug test and laboratory examination.
A case for violation of RA 9165 is now being prepared for filing against the suspect.