In the afternoon October 31, 2020, Agents of PDEA ROX – Lanao del Norte Provincial Office together with Regional Special Operation Unit-10 Iligan and Iligan City Police Station 5 conducted a buy bust operation at Consonji, Poblacion, Iligan City with the successful arrest of a known drug personality and the confiscation of Sixty-eight Thousand Pesos (Php 68, 000.00) worth estimated market value of shabu.
The arrested suspect is identified as RITCHIE PACQUINGAN y YAÑEZ, married, 50 yrs old and a resident of Iligan city. He is a known drug personality and a priority person of interest against drug law enforcers in the Region.
Furthermore, arrested suspect and confiscated drug evidence were brought to PDEA 10 Laboratory Service proper disposition. Case for violation of RA 9165 is being prepared against the suspect.
Source: PDEA Regional Office 10