Camp Major Bado Dangwa, La Trinidad, Benguet – A driver and his two associates including a female vendor, were arrested in a buy-bust operation at Rimando Road, Baguio City in the afternoon of May 26, 2021.

Based on the report sent to PROCOR Regional Director, PBGEN RONALD OLIVER LEE,  the arrested suspects were identified as Grail Ologen Manalang, 42, vendor; Kristoffer Panaligan Ramos, 37, tattoo artist; and Danilo Villados Dumagcao, 41, driver, all newly identified drug personalities and residents of Baguio City.

The three were arrested by joint operatives of Baguio City Police Office and PDEA Cordillera after a drug transaction wherein the undercover drug operative was able to buy two sachets of suspected shabu weighing one gram worth Php 2,000.00 from the suspects.

Seized during the operation were the buy-bust money; a keypad cellphone; 2 pieces of lighter and one tooter. These were marked and inventoried onsite witnessed by Barangay Kagawads Romulo Calica and Joseph Pasoquen, and DOJ Representative Prosecutor Farah C. Agunos.

The suspects were brought to Legarda Police Station (BCPO PS-5) for proper disposition and inquest proceedings after their medical examination and drug test. (PROCOR-PIO)