At around 11 p.m. on Monday, March 6, a drug personality was nabbed in a buy-bust operation conducted by operatives of the CAIDSOTG-PPCPO in Barangay Pagkakaisa, Puerto Princesa. The suspect was identified as Reynaldo Monton, 36 y/o, a resident of the said barangay.
Items recovered from the suspect include a genuine Php 1000 bill used in exchange of a heat-sealed transparent plastic containing white crystalline ‘shabu’. The confiscated items were brought to the Mendoza Police Station for proper disposition.
The suspect was arrested in violation of Article II, Section 5 and 11 of Republic Act 9165 or Comprehensive Drugs Act of 2002. Progress and final reports are still being processed.