By Liezle Basa Inigo
CAGAYAN – Operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in Region 2 (PDEA-2) and the Philippine National Police (PNP) arrested a teacher and a contractual personnel of the Department of Public Works and Highway (DPWH) in separate anti-illegal drugs buy-bust operations in this region.
First to fall was Roderick Paraiso, a teacher, and resident of Paradise, Gonzaga Cagayan and Aguiguican, Gattaran, Cagayan. He was alleged caught selling a sachet of shabu to a PDEA Batanes personnel.
Meanwhile, in Centro Southwest, Solana, Cagayan, Bendict Carag, who works as a contractual employee of DPWAH, was arrested by elements of the PDEA Cagayan and the Solana Police Station in another buy-bust operation.
Seized from Carag were three plastic sachets of shabu, apart from the buy-bust money and the shabu he sold to the undercover agent.