POLICE arrested one adult and six minors caught in an ongoing pot session inside an abandoned house at Barangay Wangal, La Trinidad, Benguet during the holidays.
La Trinidad Municipal Police Station identified arrested Genesis Cabigting Hernandez, 18, farmer and native of Sabdang, Shilan in La Trinidad including the six minors.
Initial information disclosed police personnel arrested the suspects acting on a tip from residents in the area.
Anti–narcotics operatives were able to confiscate marijuana with an estimate weight of 145 grams with a dangerous drug board value of P17, 400, two lighters, and six cell phones.
The suspects were brought to the police station for documentation and proper filing of appropriate charges and will be charged for violating Republic Act 9165 also known as the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.