In Maasin City
TACLOBAN CITY- The anti-Drug elements of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA RO8) – Southern Leyte Provincial Office, Southern Leyte Police Provincial Office- Provincial Drug Enforcement Unit(SLPPO-PDEU), and Maasin City Police Station arrested a drug personality during the conduct of a buy-bust operation at Barangay Abgao, Maasin City on April 10, 2018 at around 2:50 pm.
In a report submitted to PDEA Director General Aaron N. Aquino, elements of PDEA- RO8 under Director Edgar T. Jubay, SLPPO-PDEU, and Maasin CPS identified the suspect as Joevil Lim, 29, single, businessman, and resident of Brgy. Canturing, Maasin City.
Confiscated during the said operation were 103 pieces transparent plastic sachet containing suspected shabu with a total estimated weight of 20.0 grams with an estimated market value of P 100,000, and drug paraphernalia.
The suspect will be facing charges for violations of Section 5 (sale of Dangerous Drugs), Section 11 (Possession of Dangerous Drugs) and Section 12(Possession of Drug Paraphernalia), Article II of RA 9165.
The suspect is temporarily detained at PDEA RO8 Detention Facility, this city. (PR)