Man nabbed for sneaking drugs inside jail-A A +A
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO -- A man who tried to sneak drugs inside a detention cell in Guagua town was arrested by police Tuesday.
Superintendent Henry Flores, Guagua police chief, identified the suspect as Luciano Garcia Tolentino, 50, of Mikakalugud, Sta. Lucia, Sasmuan town.
Flores said Tolentino admitted to bringing the suspected shabu for use of his live-in partner, identified as Thelma Sunga, who is detained there.
Tolentino yielded four sachets of the drug when he was subjected to a body search by duty guards at the Guagua District Jail. The drugs were found in a coin purse.
The suspect was then turned over to the Guagua police station after interrogation, as charges of violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act is being readied for filing in court against the suspect.
Published in the Sun.Star Pampanga newspaper on October 09, 2013.