CAMP MAJOR BADO DANGWA, La Trinidad, Benguet – The successful implementation of a search warrant by joint forces of PROCOR RID, Kalinga police, RIU-14, RMFB15, RECU PROCOR, and CIDG Kalinga/Apayao PFU, resulted to the arrest of a laborer listed as a high value drug personality in Lacnog, Tabuk City, Kalinga, in the early morning of June 29, 2021.
Citing the reports from RD PROCOR, PROCOR Regional Director PBGEN RONALD OLIVER LEE identified the arrested suspect as Ricky Alunday Balway, 30, laborer, native of Butbut, Tinglayan and a resident of Lacnog, Tabuk City.
During the implementation of search warrant against the suspect, operatives were able to confiscate eight (8) sachets of suspected shabu with total weight of 2 grams having a Standard Drug Price (SDP) of Php 13,600.00.
Further, the markings and inventory of all the confiscated pieces of evidence were conducted on site in the presence of DOJ Representative Nakingag Bangloy, Brgy Kagawad Kada-ol Basilio, and Media Representative Melissa Guavez.
Suspect Balway and the confiscated items were brought to Tabuk City Police Station for documentation and proper disposition, while a case for violation of Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 (RA 9165) will be filed against him. (PROCOR-PIO)