5 nabbed for drugs, gun in Angeles City

May 27, 2021 Bernard Galang 94 views

ANGELES CITY, Pampanga — Four drug suspects and a man with guns were arrested in separate operations in this city.

Angeles City police chief Col. Rommel Sta. Ana Batangan identified the suspects in a drug bust on Arayat Blvd., Purok 4B, Barangay Pampang as laborers Dennis Abasolo, 44; and Louie Castro, 26; garbage collector Jericho Guinto, 25; and driver Loreto Balbaera, 50.

Members of Angeles police station 2 and PDEA led by Lt. Jennies Capili under the supervision of Maj. Aris Gonzales seized from the suspects six plastic sachets containing shabu worth P34,000 and the P500 marked money.

The four will be charged with violation of Sections 11 and 21 of RA 9165.

Meanwhile, in Bgy. Sto. Rosario, Ammar Orogan, 27, of Sandra St., Barangay Sto. Rosario, was arrested for allegedly ignoring a checkpoint on Circumferential Road, Rizal Extension in Bgy. Cutcut.

Angeles City Station 5 commander Maj. Alfred Andal said Orogan was flagged down for driving a motorcycle without helmet but instead sped off.

Oplan Sita police officers led by Lt. Col. Karen Clark chased the suspect and when cornered, a .45 caliber pistol and seven bullets were found at the motorbike’s compartment.

Orrogan was arrested when he failed to show the documents for the gun and will be charged with for violation of RA 10054 and RA 10591.