The number one drug-listed personality of Matnog, Sorsogon identified as Rene Gata y So akaTipos, 45 yrs old, married was arrested after he was caught selling illegal drugs to a poseur buyer at Brgy. Caloocan, Matnog, Sorsogon on November 24, 2016 at 1:00 AM.
Rene Gata, who is tag as No.1 drug personality in the municipality of Matnog, Sorsogon and categorized pusher/user was arrested by joint elements of Matnog MPS led by PCINSP JERIC DON SADIA, PIB-PAIDTF, SPPSC, RMU5, 5TH RPSB and 31st IB, P.A after he was caught 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 pieces heat sealed transparent sachet containing white crystalline substance believed to be methamphetamine hydrochloride commonly known as “Shabu with marking CND POS 1-6;
2) One piece One Thousand peso bill with S.N. GU417797;
3) Seven 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.
Arrested person was brought to Matnog MPS for proper documentation and disposition while a case for Violation of RA 9165 is being prepared for filing in court.