Saturday July 21, 2018

Man nabbed in Dumanjug drug bust, yields 'marijuana'

A 21-YEAR-OLD resident of Alaska-Mambaling, Cebu City was caught in a drug bust at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 3, in Barangay Liong, Dumanjug, Cebu.

Rizaldo Condiman Baliguat yielded five hand-rolled cigarettes believed to contain dried marijuana leaves to the operatives led by Senior Inspector Gilfred Baroman, the town police chief.

The marked bill of P100 used in the drug bust was recovered from his possession.

Baliguat will face complaints for violating Republic Act (RA) 9165, or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

The law sets no bail for any person caught for selling any illegal drug.

Planting, selling and recreational use of marijuana are prohibited under RA 9165. (KAL)