PNP Caraga bares accomplishments in anti-illegal drug campaign
By PO3 Philip Amer Posas Mazo
Butuan City (11 June) -- On June 9, 2009 around 9:25 in the evening at Barangay 4, Nasipit, Agusan del Norte, joint team of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) Caraga conducted a buy-bust operation at the above-mentioned place which resulted to the arrest of one Robert Francis Latorre, 22 years old and a resident of Apagan, Barangay 2, Nasipit, Agusan del Norte.
The PDEA team was led by SO2 Sotero Ibarra and Intel personnel from Nasipit Municipal Police Station led by SPO4 Laureano Sapio.
Confiscated from the suspect's possession are the following items: four sachet of suspected shabu; one piece of Five Hundred Peso bill; one small pack of suspected dried marijuana leaves; one unit cellphone; one black wallet; and one stick cigarette.
Arrested person and confiscated items were brought to PDEA-13 Libertad, Butuan City for proper disposition.
Report on strucking incident
On June 10, 2009 around 3:00 dawn at Barangay Campo, Bacuag, Surigao del Norte, a certain Pedro Ochada Jr, of legal age, married and a resident of Barangay Campo, Bacuag, Surigao del Norte was allegedly struck by a bottle of soft drink perpetrated by one Urcesio Platil, 44 years old, married and a resident of the above-mentioned place.
Ochada was hit three times on his head and was rushed to the hospital for medication while Platil voluntarily surrendered to Bacuag Municipal Police Station after the incident and now under the custody of said police station for proper disposition.
Arrest of most wanted person (top 3 municipal level)
On June 10, 2009 a round 8:00 in the morning at Barangay Anislagan, Placer, Surigao del Norte, personnel from Placer Municipal Police Station led by SPO4 Trifonio Medina Custan arrested a certain George Basillo, 19 years old, single and a resident of the above-mentioned place.
Basillo is listed as top 3 most wanted person in Placer, Surigao del Norte with alias warrant of arrest (WOA) issued by Hon Judge Floripinas Buyser Presiding Judge of RTC branch 30, Surigao City docketed under Criminal Case number 7777 for frustated homicide with recommended bail bond of Php 24,000.00.
Arrested person is now detained at Placer Municipal Police Station for proper disposition. (PNP-13/PIA-Caraga) [top]