By: Felipe V. Celino
ROXAS City, Capiz – Police in Capiz recovered more or less 115 grams of illegal drugs with an estimated value of P700,000 after a series of anti-drug operations from January to June 2018.
Senior Police Officer 3 Donna Asmod, Capiz Police Provincial Office (CPPO) information officer, said they conducted 33 drug operations, mostly drug buy-busts.
The operations led to the arrest of 52 suspects wherein 48 of them were charged for violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.
Asmod said most of the arrested suspects were considered high-value targets of the police.
Meanwhile, Senior Supt. Samuel Nacion, Capiz police director, reminded the public that the anti-illegal drugs campaign will continue despite the decrease in the volume of supply.