DAGUPAN CITY — Police here arrested three persons while doing pot session at 11:30 a.m. on Christmas eve on Arellano St. in Barangay Pantal, Dagupan City.
Joel Tamayo, 46, house owner; one Jovit Mara, 24; and Rady Feir Carbonel, 35, all of Barangay Pantal, were caught in the act of sniffing shabu.
Confiscated from the suspects were three heat-sealed transparent plastics sachets containing shabu, four pieces of open transparent plastic sachets containing shabu residue, three pieces of aluminum foil strip, nine pieces of aluminum improvised tooter and one stainless scissors.
Initial investigation showed that police received a report from a concerned citizen that a pot session was ongoing in the house of Tamayo.
Police immediately responded to the report and were able to catch up the three suspects while the were sniffing shabu.
Suspects were apprised of their constitutional rights and the nature of their offense in a dialect known to and understood by them.
The suspects were brought to the Region I Medical Center for medico-legal examination before being lodged to the detention cell of the local police.
A case for Violation of Article II, Sec 11, Sec 13, and Sec 15 of the Republic Act 9165 is now being readied for filing in court against the suspects. PNA/northboundasia.com