At 4:30 in the afternoon of November 23, 2016, Calle Nueva St. Brgy Polvorista, Sorsogon City elements of Sorsogon CPS conducted Buy bust operation that resulted into the arrest of MARIUS DESCALSOTE DIAZ aka “MATO”, 30 years old with live-in partner, City employee (contractual) and resident of Brgy Bibincahan, Sorsogon City listed/ranked No. 5 in the Target List of Drug Personality of Sorsogon City.
PSUPT DIONESIO TANAY LACEDA, COP SOR CPS said that MARIUS aka “MATO was arrested after selling to a Police Poseur Buyer one (1) heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance believed to be methamphetamine hydrochloride commonly known as “Shabu” in exchange of a pre-marked money five (5) Hundred Peso Bill.
PSUPT LACEDA also said that ensuing lawful search conducted on subject person in the presence of the required witnesses Mr. Apolinario E. Hapa of Phil. Examiner Sor Correspondence, Media representative and Brgy Kagawad Alfredo Mape and Martin Lagunilla, both Elected Brgy Officials of Brgy Polvorista Sorsogon City,
resulted to the recovery of the following items; to wit:
a) Three (3) small transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected as shabu .
b) One (1) unit Huawei color black cellular phone
c) Fifty pesos in different denominations; and one (1) brown tissue paper
Recovered evidence and suspect will be submitted/brought to the PNP Crime Laboratory, Regional Office-5, Camp Simeon A Ola, Legaspi City for laboratory examinations and drug testing; and
A case for Violation of R.A. 9165 is being prepared by said office against the suspect.