An alleged Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) kagawad and two others were arrested by members of a Drug Enforcement Team during a buy-bust operation in Imus yesterday morning.
Newly-installed police officer-in-charge Supt. Jose Junar Alamo identified the suspects as Rogelio Tagle Go Jr., alias Go, 51, one of street-level targets of local police, married, vendor, of Ordoñez Compound, Bgy. Palico 4; Mike Jomar MNU Maglalang, 23, single, SK kagawad of Palico 4 (SLT); Clarence Co. Lesaca Jr., 27, single, tricycle driver, of Ordoñez Compound, Palico 4.
The three were held in line with the Double Barrel Reload in coordination with PDEA-Cavite. Alias Go was caught in the act selling illegal drugs in the area.
A police poseur-buyer caught the suspect in the act selling a transparent plastic sachet of suspected shabu worth P500.
Prior to their arrest, the three suspects were caught in the act playing cara y cruz in the area.
The three were detained at Imus City Police Station Lock-up cell facing charges of violation of Secs. 5 and 11, Article 2 of RA 9165 (illegal drugs) and violation of PD1602 (illegal gambling). (Dennis Abrina)
News source: People Tonight