BAGUIO CITY – A 25-year old driver was arrested after combined police operatives and anti-narcotics agents during a buy bust operation within the central business district area here Thursday afternoon.
Senior Superintendent George D. Daskeo, officer-in-charge of the Baguio City Police Office (BCPO), identified the arrested drug courier as Cortez Allan Paul Gamboa, 25, single, driver, at No. 1322, Purok 3, Km 4, Asin Rd., Baguio City.
Confiscated from his possession were one piece of heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be Shabu or Methamphetamine Hydrochloride weighing approximately zero point zero three (0.03) gram including its plastic sachet with DDB value of P1,000.00 (subject of sale); One piece lighter; Weighing scale; One piece of one thousand peso bill used as buy-bust money with SN VW921473; One cellular phone (cherry mobile white) with sim card and battery; Six live ammos for Caliber 45; Six pieces 1000 peso bill; Seven pesos coins; Black sling bag and One piece magazine for Caliber 45.
He was brought to the BCPO headquarters for documentation awaiting the filing of illegal possession of prohibited drugs against him.
By Dexter A. See