PRESS RELEASE

Published on
31 January 2016

Calinog’s drug personality collared

Camp Francisco U. Sumagaysay, Sr., STA. BARBARA, ILOILO, January 31--Number 8 in the target list of drug personalities of the Municipality of Calinog was collared by Anti-Drug Special Unit and Local police after a drug bust operation.

Special Operation Unit (SOU) Team bravo of IPPO and Calinog PNP arrested Domingo Arnold Cercado y Centeñales, 49 years old, married and a resident of Bgy. Pob. Delgado, Calinog, Iloilo during a buy-bust operation at 5:00 o’clock in the afternoon of January 31, 2016.

Domingo Arnold Cercado had been long targeted by Local police prior to his arrest.

Thirteen (13) sachets of suspected shabu with a market value of more or less Php6,000.00  and marked money were recovered from the possession of Cercado.

He is now detained at Calinog lock-up cell and facing charges for Violation of R.A. 9165.

The joint drug operation conducted by Special Operation Unit (SOU) and Calinog PNP is part of the OPLAN LAMBAT-SIBAT program of PNP.