LEGAZPI CITY, July 4 (PNA) -- The notorious drug dealer of Rinconada, Camarinus Sur and listed as number 6 municipal most wanted person was arrested and locked in jail during the serving of warrant of arrest by members of the Bula Philippine National Police against him in Brgy. Palsong, Bula, Camarines Sur on Friday.
The suspect identified as Orben U.Basagre, 32, married and a resident of said barangay.
A report said Basagre was arrested by members of warrant division of the Bula PNP by virtue of warrant of arrest issued by Judge Pedro M. Redona of RTC Branch 31 Pili, Camarines Sur for violation of Republic Act 9165.
The court recommended PHP200,000 bail for the temporary liberty of the suspect who is now under the custody of said police station.
In a separate report, another four drug personality in Masbate and Camarines Sur were surrendered in connection with the operation "Oplan Katok" of the Philippine National Police in Bicol.
In Masbate City, the Top 9 in the City Drug Personality decided to surrender and seek the assistance of village chairman Ronnie Atanoso of Brgy. Espinosa also on Friday.
Renato E. Abriol, 39, and a resident of Purok 3 of said village after turned over by chairman Atanoso to the Masbate City PNP requested to submit himself for rehabilitation.
Aside from selling illegal drugs, the suspect confessed of also being hooked in drugs.
Meanwhile in Camarines Sur, Tristan Rain B. Abines, 32, and a resident of Zone 3, Brgy. San Vicente, Milaor, also a drug personality voluntary surrendered to Milaor Municipal Police Station on Friday.
In Brgy. Binanuahan, Pili, Camarines Sur, two drug users also voluntary surrendered to police authorities during the "Oplan Katok." (PNA) FFC/JH/CBD