By Mar Supnad
TAGUDIN, Ilocos Sur- Police swooped down and conducted a buy-bust operation the other day in Brgy MalAcanang, Tagudin town resulting the arrest of a suspected drug pusher.
Police arrested Leonardo Ordinario, 35, construction worker, drug surrenderer, and confiscated from him three medium heat sealed sachets of shabu and one thousand pesos (P1000.00) as buy-bust money.
The arrested person together with the confiscated items are now under the custody of Tagudin PS for proper disposition.
In Vigan, personnel of Vigan PNP conducted an illegal gambling operation at Brgy. Raois, Vigan City that resulted in the apprehension of six women after they were caught in the act of playing “tong-it.”
Police identified them as Eliza Amate, 66, single; Elsa Santos, 72,single; Melita Mangampo69 , widow; Teresita Amungol, 64, widow; Salvacion Barcesa, 58; and Cristina Florendo, 46, all are unemployed and residents of Brgy. Raois, Vigan City.
Police confiscated from them were two (2) playing cards, two (2) tables and betting money amounting to Four Hundred Twenty Nine Pesos (P429.00) in different denominations.
Arrested persons and the confiscated items were brought to Vigan CPS for proper disposition.