TANAUAN, Leyte- The Leyte Provincial Police Office-Provincial Drug Enforcement Unit (LPPO-PDEU) led by Police Capt. Jhon Ray Layog and Tanauan Police Station led by Police Capt. Delfin Dinky Bardillon conducted a buy bust operation last February 17, 2020 around 7:30 in the evening which resulted to the arrest of a drug personality in Barangay Calugcog, this town.
The suspect was identified as Denies Doria, 22, single and a resident of the said barangay.
Recovered from his possession were one heat-sealed sachet of shabu subject for sale, one heat-sealed sachet of shabu subject of possession and the marked money of P500.
According to authorities, Doria was used as a runner in exchange for P20 per transaction and was given free illegal drugs for his personal consumption.
He was detained at the Tanauan police station and faces charges for violation of Section 5 for selling of illegal drugs and Section 11 for possession of illegal drugs under Article 2 of Republic Act No. 9165 (Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002).