4 teens caught in pot session

January 31, 2022 Steve A. Gosuico 131 views

CABIAO, Nueva Ecija – Four teenagers who went camping in this town were arrested after they were caught in the act of having a pot session here late Saturday night.

Nabbed were Rusty Loi Tiongson, 18, Gerald Roi Tablatin, 18, both of Bgy. Sinipit; Al Sedrick, 19, and John Ruskin Mabato, 19, both of Bgy. San Vicente, all of this town.

Anti-illegal drug operatives proceeded to Bgy. San Antonio after getting a tip that a suspicious group of persons was camping out in the area.

Upon arrival, Nueva Ecija Police head Col. Jess B. Mendez said his men caught the suspects smoking marijuana at 11:30 p.m.

Seized during the operation were five plastic sachets containing marijuana with an estimated weight of 20 grams and a street value of P1,500.

Also recovered from the suspects were three pieces of a glass pipe and a black Yamaha Mio Soul motorcycle.

Police said the suspects have been detained facing charges for violations of Republic Act 9165 before the prosecutor’s office.