Camp Olivas, City of San Fernando, Pampanga--- Police authorities arrested Tarlac City's high value target during buy-bust operation, yesterday morning (May 18).
Joint operatives of Tarlac Provincial Intelligence Branch and Provincial Police Drug Enforcement Unit implemented Search Warrant No. 2018-01 issued by RTC Branch 64, Tarlac City in Purok 1, Brgy. Lourdes, Tarlac City, Tarlac which resulted in the arrest of Barangay Captain Edison DIAZ y Calayag, listed as High Value Target of Talac CPS, 41 years old, married and resident of said place.
Seized from DIAZ' possession were one (1) medium size chocolate box containing suspected shabu; one (1) medium transparent plastic sachet containing suspected marijuana leaves and two (2) small transparent plastic sachets containing suspected shabu.
Case for violation RA 9165 is already being filed against the arrested suspect.
Said operation was conducted in the presence of the arrested suspect's spouse, barangay officials, media paractitioners and DOJ representative.
DIAZ is temporarily under the custody of Tarlac PPO PIB Office.
PCSUPT AMADOR V CORPUS, PRO3 Regional Director said that PNP PRO3 is continuously conducting proactive operations to invigorate its efforts to wipe out all forms of illegal drugs in order to achieve its quest for a drug free Central Luzon.