Raps filed vs drug pusher-A A +A
Thursday, August 1, 2013
CHARGES were filed in the City Prosecutor’s Office on Wednesday for violation of Republic Act 9165, or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002, against a drug pusher who was nabbed in a buy-bust operation at Purok Cabugwason, Barangay Mansilingan, Bacolod City.
Charged was Deolito Gonzaga, 46, of the said barangay, Senior Inspector Neil Exaltado said.
Gonzaga was arrested when he handed to a police poseur-buyer a plastic sachet of suspected shabu in exchange for P400 in marked money, police said.
Police recovered several plastic sachets of shabu with a total market value of P20,000; P400 in marked money; P450 in cash proceeds; and the suspected substance.
Gonzaga was arrested when police received information from his neighbor that he is engaged in illegal drugs in Barangay Mansilingan.
He is detained at the Bacolod City Police Office.
Published in the Sun.Star Bacolod newspaper on August 01, 2013.