Over 600K shabu seized; Drug personality busted in Baguio City

Over 600K shabu seized; Drug personality busted in Baguio City

A drug personality listed as High-Value Individual (HVI) was arrested by the joint operatives of RDEU-PROCOR and Baguio City Police Office in Barangay Irisan, Baguio City on the morning of December 28, 2021.

Based on the reports submitted to PROCOR Regional Director, PBGEN RONALD OLIVER LEE, the arrested suspect was identified as Edmundo Garceco Gecarani, 42, and listed as High-Value Drug Personality.

Suspect Gecarani was arrested after he sold to an operative one (1) transparent plastic sachet containing suspected “shabu” with an estimated weight of 100 grams having a Standard Drug Price (SDP) amounting to Php 680,000.00.

Markings and inventory of the pieces of evidence were done on-site in the presence of the suspect and witnessed by Prosecutor Oliver Prudencio, Kagawad Thomas Dumalti of Brgy. Irisan, and Brigette Marcasi as the media representative.

Further, the suspect was brought to Irisan Police Station (PS9) for documentation while the confiscated pieces of drug evidence were brought to PNP Forensic Group for qualitative and quantitative examination. Meanwhile, a case for violation of RA 9165, also known as the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002, is being prepared for filing against the suspect. (PROCOR-PIO)