City Hall worker, stylist nabbed in drug bust-A A +A
By Alger Dura
Thursday, March 10, 2011
A DAVAO City Hall employee and a hair stylist were arrested by police in a buy-bust operation in Piapi Boulevard, Barangay 21-C Poblacion, Davao City early morning Thursday.
The suspects were identified as Michael Campaner, 34, utility worker of the City Agriculture Office, of 809 Blk. 56; and Mardonio Gomez, alias Amay, 47, of 76, Blk. 50, Barangay 21-C Poblacion.
Based on a spot report of the Sta. Ana Police Station, the suspects were arrested in a buy-bust operation around 3:10 a.m. Thursday.
The two were handcuffed after they handed a sachet of suspected shabu to a poseur-buyer and received a P500 marked money.
Police recovered from Campaner a Smith and Wesson caliber .38 revolver with three live ammos, 86 empty plastic sachets, lighters, straw and other shabu paraphernalia.
Charges will be filed against the suspect for violating the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on March 11, 2011.