At Brgy. Caloocan, Matnog, Sorsogon, 1:00 AM, Thursday, November 24, 2016 .suspected drug peddler, Rene Gata y So Aka Tipos, 45 yrs old, married and a resident of Bgy Caloocan Matnog, Sorsogon was collared in drug buy-bust operation by the PNP
Joint elements of Matnog MPS led by PCINSP JERIC DON SADIA, PIB-PAIDTF, SPPSC, RMU5, 5TH RPSB and 31st IB, P.A. conducted buy-bust operation that resulted in the arrest of the suspect who is tag as No.1 drug personality in the municipality of Matnog, Sorsogon and categorized pusher/user 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” with markings CND below the left portion of said buy-bust money in exchange of a pre-marked money one thousand pesos (Php1000.00) bill bearing serial numbers GU417797.
Ensuing lawful search conducted on subject person in the presence of required witnesses such as Darrel Jun Buena of PADABA FM and Bgy. Kgd. Peter F. Gaton, Brgy Councillor of said place, resulted in the recovery of the following items:
1) Six (6) pieces heat sealed transparent sachet containing white crystalline substance believed to be methamphetamine hydrochloride commonly known as “Shabu
2) One (1) piece One Thousand peso bill with S.N. GU417797;
3) Seven (7) pieces one hundred peso bill; and
4) cash with the following denominations: one piece Php 50.00 bill, Php 20.00 bill and five peso coin and seven pieces one peso coin.
Subject person was brought to Matnog MPS for proper documentation and disposition. A case for Violation of RA 9165 is being prepared for filing in court.