OPERATIVES of the Drugs Enforcement Unit (DEU) of San Pablo City arrested a jobless man and confiscated illegal drugs during a buy bust Monday in San Pablo City, Laguna.
Laguna Police Provincial Director PCol. Serafin Petalio II, in a report to Calabarzon Regional Director PBGen. Eliseo Cruz, identified the arrested suspect as Renato Atienza, 58, of Bgy. II-E, San Pablo City, Laguna.
A report said the DEU of the San Pablo City Police led by PLT Rodel Abeacia under the supervision and control of PLt. Col, .Garry Alegre OIC conducted the operation with the Philippine Drugs Enforcement Agency PRO4A (PDEA) at 4 p.m. in Barangay Sto. Angel, San Pablo City.
The suspect was arrested after selling illegal drugs worth P1,000 to a police officer who acted as a poseur buyer.
Seized were 11 pieces of heat sealed transparent plastic sachets containing suspected shabu with an estimated DDB Value of P 27,500, an orange pouch, a P 500 bill and the P1,000 buy bust money.
The arrested suspect and confiscated pieces of evidence were brought to the San Pablo police for proper disposition.