BANGUED, Abra – A 45-year old widower was arrested by combined police operatives and anti-narcotics agents after having found in his possession suspected illegal drugs and other drug paraphernalia during a buy bust operation at sitio Impolo, barangay Agtangao, here, recently.
Superintendent Mark Pespes, officer-in-charge of the Abra Provincial Police Office, identified the arrested drug personality as Macario Acena Siobal, 45, widower, jobless and a resident of Impolo, Agtangao, Bangue, Abra.
Confiscated by the operating troops from his possession were 2 heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing suspected “shabu”, 2 rolled aluminum foil, 1 lighter, P500.00 peso bill as marked money, Php3,200.00 in different denomination, 1 heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing suspected “shabu” recovered from poseur buyer and 2 cell phones.
The arrested drug personality and the confiscated pieces of evidence were brought to the Bangued Municipal Police Station for documentation prior to the filing of the appropriate charges against him.
By Dexter A. See