By Liezle Basa-Inigo
URDANETA CITY, Pangasinan – Joint elements of Pangasinan Police, NBI Manila, PDEA and other law enforcement units arrested a Chinese national who is an alleged member of a drug syndicate operating in the province.
P/Col Wilzon Joseph Lopez, Pangasinan Provincial Director said Lui Bin, of legal age, was arrested 3:00 am Friday in his hideout in Dona Trining Subdivision, Brgy Camantiles, Urdaneta City, Pangasinan with the implementation of Search Warrant no 259-019 issued by Hon Judge Mervin Jovito S Samadan of RTC branch 70, Burgos, Pangasinan dated May 20, 2019, for Violation of RA 9165 .
Seized from him were five (5) pieces assorted plastic scoop; one (1) box recyclable plastic bag; one (1) small weighing scale; one (1) big weighing scale; one (1) recyclable plastic transparent plastic bag containing suspected shabu with an estimated weight of more or less 300 grams with street value of Php 500,000.00.
The arrested suspect and the seized evidence are now under the custody of NBI Manila for proper disposition.
Marking and inventory of the seized items were witnessed by Brgy Captain Elmer Gancena, member of the media and DOJ representative Vicente C Paderes Jr.