PRESS RELEASE
SPO1 Gregoria B Antonano

Published on
28 June 2016

Calinog’s drug bust yields gun, grenade

Camp Francisco U. Sumagaysay, Sr., STA. BARBARA, ILOILO, June 28 -- A drug bust operation carried out by Calinog police, Special Operating Unit – Bravo and 4th Maneuver Platoon yielded, aside from shabu, one gun and a hand grenade in Calinog 8AM today.  

Drug watch-lister Harbe Talion y Paccial @ “Bombie” was busted by a police poseur buyer at his residence in Brgy. Maspasan in exchange of Php500.00 worth of shabu.

According to PSInsp Ariel Corcino, SOU - Bravo Team Leader, incidental to Talion’s arrest, authorities were able to recover a .22 caliber revolver and a hand grenade from his possession.

Also recovered were 4 big and 2 small plastic sachets of suspected shabu estimated to be worth Php20, 000.00, 1 plastic sachet of shabu as buy-bust item, buy-bust money and other drug paraphernalia.

40-year old Talion will definitely face court in violation of RA 9165 for illegal drugs, RA 10591 for illegally possessing firearm and RA 9516 for possessing explosive.###