Busi­ness­man ar­rested in buy bust

Sun.Star Baguio - - Front Page - Jonathan Llanes

A BUSI­NESS­MAN from City Camp Proper, Baguio City was ar­rested by op­er­a­tives of Baguio City Po­lice Of­fice Drug En­force­ment Unit and the Re­gional Drug En­force­ment Agency in a day­time buy bust op­er­a­tion along Shuntug St., Rizal Mon­u­ment on Oc­to­ber 9.

Se­nior Su­per­in­ten­dent Ramil Sac­ulles, city direc­tor of the Baguio City Po­lice Of­fice iden­ti­fied the sus­pect as 35 – years – old Paul Onosa who was the sub­ject of in­tel­li­gence op­er­a­tion lead-

ing to his ar­rest in the buy bust op­er­a­tion.

Sac­ulles said dur­ing the trans­ac­tion, the sus­pect tried to es­cape af­ter sens­ing he was deal­ing to a po­lice of­fi­cer.

“Af­ter the buy bust op­er­a­tion, the sus­pect sensed our fe­male op­er­a­tive to be a mem­ber of the po­lice force aside from the pres­ence of backup po­lice per­son­nel, Onosa wanted to run but was stopped when he rode the mo­tor­cy­cle af­ter bump­ing and hit­ting the foot of our op­er­a­tive,” Sac­ulles said.

Con­fis­cated from the sus­pect were two sa­chet of sus­pected shabu worth P7,000 and P6,500 cash used for the buy bust op­er­a­tion.

The sus­pect is now un­der the cus­tody of the BCPO Drug En­force­ment Unit for ap­pro­pri­ate fil­ing of a case.

Photo by Jean Nicole Cortes

CRIME SCENE. Scene of the crime op­er­a­tives process the area where a sus­pected shabu dealer in the city was caught af­ter try­ing to es­cape from po­lice.

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