2 nabbed for illegal drug possession-A A +A
Sunday, April 20, 2014
MABALACAT CITY -- The city police arrested two persons in a suspected illegal drugs den in Barangay Dau recently.
In his report to Mayor Marino "Boking" Morales, Superintendent Ferdinand Perez, city police chief, identified the suspects as Jun Jun Espiritu Baluyot alias Jojo, 35, of Roxas Street Barangay Dau and Jason Dayrit Pare, 32, also a resident of said village.
Perez said Baluyot and Pare were arrested in a buy-bust operation conducted by elements of the local police's narcotics team on April 17.
Baluyot was charged with drug pushing and Pare with drug possession, according to Perez.
The provincial prosecutor's office confirmed the detention of the two suspects who are now under the custody of the city police.
The fiscal's office recommended no bail for Baluyot. A P200,000 bail was set for Pare's temporary liberty.
Published in the Sun.Star Pampanga newspaper on April 21, 2014.