Joint personnel of Paracale Municipal Police Station (MPS), Regional Anti-Illegal Drugs Special Operation Task Group and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency, together with the media representative and barangay official of the said barangay, served the search warrant No. 03-2016 issued by Executive Judge Ivan D Dizon of Regional Trial Court, Branch 40 dated September 21, 2016, at the residence of the suspect Mario Gupo y Cabuntukan alias “Pareng Gups”, 34, with live-in-partner, jobless and a resident of Purok 3, Barangay Tabas, Paracale, Camarines Norte on September 27, 2016 at about 5:45 PM at said place.
Said implementation resulted to the arrest of the suspect and confiscation of the following items from his possession and control: one (1) piece crumpled aluminum foil (Totter); sixteen (16) pieces of assorted different sizes of open transparent plastic sachet containing suspected shabu residue; one (1) piece heat sealed small transparent plastic sachet containing suspected shabu; four (4) pieces of heat sealed small transparent plastic sachet containing suspected shabu placed in pink jewelry box inside the teddy bear; and one (1) digital weighing scale.
Arrested suspect and the confiscated pieces of evidences are presently under the custody of Paracale MPS for proper disposition. Meanwhile a criminal complaint for violation of Sections 11 and 12 Article II of Republic Act 9165 (Comprehensive Dangerous Drug Act of 2002) is now being prepared against the suspect for filing in court.