BANGUED, Abra – A 45-year old drug courier was arrested by combined police operatives and anti-narcotics agents after having found in his possession illegal drugs during a buy bust operation along |Rizal St., Zone VII here Sunday.
Senior Superintendent Antonio Bartolome, provincial director of the Abra Provincial Police Office, identified the arrested drug courier as Pedro Aspacio Valera @ ILLO/LILING, 45, married, and a resident of Zone 3, Bangued, Abra.
Aside from one sachet containing alleged shabu and the P500 marked money, confiscated from the suspect during the body search were One Brown coin purse containing Four (4) small transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu and One (1) rolled aluminum foil; one small transparent plastic sachet with suspected shabu residue
Three Blue improvised pipes with suspected shabu residue; two White/Blue improvised pipes (straw) with suspected shabu residue; tThree Improvised aluminum tooter; one Rolled aluminum foil; six Small transparent plastic sachets; one Scissor; one Black cellular phone (Cherry Mobile); P500.00 with SN GE571741) Marked money an P 1,515.00 Philippine currency in different denomination.
The arrested drug courier and the confiscated pieces of evidence were brought to the Bangued Municipal Police Station for documentation prior ot the filing of appropriate charges against him.
By Dexter A. See