Police nab No. 7 wanted person, suspected drug pusher
Camp Dangwa, La Trinidad (7 December) -- Members of the Alfonso Lista police station arrested the No.7 most wanted person for the fourth quarter in the province of Ifugao last December 1.
The suspect identified as Danny Henagon Pitenes @ Bravo, 35 yrs old, married, a resident Pinto, Alfonso Lista, is wanted for the crime of rape. He is reportedly a former member of the New People's Army.
Suspect was nabbed by virtue of a Warrant of Arrest issued by Presiding Judge Rufus G. Malecdan Jr of the Regional Trial Court Branch 15.
Meanwhile, police operatives in coordination with Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Cordillera arrested a suspected drug pusher in a buy bust operation along Km. 4, Pico, La Trinidad, Benguet last December 2.
Nabbed was identified as Bridgeton Caoli y Castillo, 34 yrs old, married, jobless, native and a resident of Brgy Dampulan, Jaen, Nueva Ecija.
The operatives bought from suspect one small heat sealed plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu. Also confiscated from the suspect were two small heat sealed plastic sachet of shabu" weighing about 0.37 grams with estimated Dangerous Drug Board value of P4,366.00.
A case of violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drug Act of 2002 is now being prepared for filling in court against the arrested suspect. (PIA) [top]