LEGAZPI CITY, June 16 (PNA) -- Joint operatives of the Uson Municipal Police Station (UMPS) and the Provincial Intelligence Bureau of the Masbate Police Provincial Office arrested a housewife at her residence at Barangay Buenavista, Uson, Masbate, at about 7:48 a.m. Wednesday.
Police Senior Insp. Maria Luisa Calubaquib, Philippine National Police Bicol spokesperson, identified the suspect as Analyn S. Marcaida, 33, from whom the police confiscated 13 heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets containing suspected shabu, 10 aluminum foils with suspected drug residue, one magazine, cash money amounting to PHP700,640, one weighing scale, one improvised homemade shotgun, one cal. 22 rifle and assorted drug paraphernalia.
Marcaida and the seized pieces of evidence are now under the custody of the UMPS for proper disposition.
The raiding police were armed with Search Warrant Nos. 2016-74 and 2016-75 issued by Judge Manuel L. Sese of Regional Trial Court Branch 45, Masbate City, covering the residential house of the suspect and her spouse Darwhen L. Marcaida. (PNA) FFC/FGS/JH/CBD/EDS