High-value target, cohort yield drugs, grenade, 100 ammunition

BOLINAO, Pangasinan — A high-value target of the police in its war on drugs, and his cohort, also a drug personality were arrested at 5:00 a.m. Sunday in Barangay Salud, Bolinao.

The suspects were identified as Julius Cacho, 52, a high-value target and top drug watch list personality of Bolinao; and his cousin Jerome Cacho, 32.

The searches at their respective residences were covered by search warrants issued by Branch 54 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) in Alamionos City.

The search at the residence of Julius Cacho resulted in the confiscation of three pieces of heat -sealed transparent plastic sachets containing shabu, one glass tooter, one Caliber 9mm brand “TAURUS” PT917CS pistol, two magazines of Cal 9mm, one hand grenade , 100 live ammunition of Caliber 9mm; four live ammunition of caliber 38, three live ammunition of Caliber 45 pistol and six empty fired cartridge cases of caliber 9mm.

Seized by lawmen from the house of Jerome Cacho were three heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance believed to be shabu.

Appropriate cases are being readied against the suspects for filing in court. PNA-northboundasia.com