Woman faces rap for selling drugs-A A +A
Saturday, March 16, 2013
POLICE on Friday filed charges before the City Prosecutor's Office against a woman for illegal drugs.
Sr. Insp. Ranulfo Cabañog of Davao City Police Office’s Investigation and Detection Management Branch (DCPO-IDMB) identified the suspect as Jaena Bulang Andal, 25, of Barangay 31-D in Davao City.
Cabañog said the suspect was charged with violation of Section 5 (Sale of Dangerous Drugs) and Section 11 (Possession of Dangerous Drugs) of the Republic Act 9165 or The Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.
Recovered from the possession of the suspect were a small heat-sealed sachet of suspected shabu, 18 elongated heat-sealed sachets of suspected shabu weighing 1.37 with a street value of P18,000 and P500 marked money.
Cabañog said the suspect was brought before the prosecution office on Friday at around 9 a.m. for inquest proceedings.
The suspect was arrested after she handed one small sachet of suspected shabu to a policeman who acted as a poseur buyer during a buy-bust operation at around 9 p.m. on Thursday.
The suspect is now detained at the DCPO jail facility for proper disposition.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on March 17, 2013.