Albay Police Provincial Office busted the number one watchlisted personality in Guinobatan together with two others were arrested after implementing search warrant by the authorities.
In a report given to PSSUPT ANTONINO R CIRUJALES, Provincial Director, the operation was conducted at about 5:45 AM of November 23, 2016 (Wednesday), at Purok-5, Sitio Gaboc, Upper Binogsacan, Guinobatan, Albay, joint elements of RAIDSOTG; PIB, Albay PPO; APPSC; and Guinobatan MPS under the supervision of PCINSP MA. CECELIA R ZUÑIGA implemented Search Warrant No. EML-16-24 for Violation of RA 10591, duly issued by Hon. Executive Judge Elmer M. Lanuzo of RTC, Branch 6, Legazpi City dated November 15, 2016 against Manuel Marasigan y Baro aka "Buddy/Kalbo" (No. 1 Watchlisted Personality in Guinobatan, Albay), 32 years old, married and Robert Marasigan y Baro, 34 years old, single, both residents of aforesaid place that resulted in their arrest along with Manuel's girlfriend Gina Gonzales, 19 years old, single, and a resident of Sitio Kangao, Brgy. Quitago, Guinobatan, Albay, and seizure of the following items, to wit: Four (4) pieces transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected as shabu; One (1) piece splitted transparent plastic sachet, each containing white crystalline substance suspected as shabu; One (1) piece tooter and other drug paraphernalia; One (1) caliber .38 revolver without serial number loaded with five (5) live ammunition; One (1) caliber .22 revolver with SN 19199, loaded with six (6) live ammunition, and eight (8) live ammunition; and One (1) piece transparent plastic sachet containing white crytalline substance suspected as shabu (recovered from the back pocket of Gina).
Search, inventory, and markings of seized pieces of evidence were made in the presence of the suspects, Media representative Wilbur O. Bernales, Brgy. Chairman Danilo Olaguerra, and Brgy. Councilor Sherwin Odoño, both residents of aforesaid barangay. Subject arrested suspects and seized pieces of evidence were placed under the custody of said police station for proper disposition.