Suspected drug 'runner' caught in Cagayan de Oro

Shiela Joy Labrador, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Nov 07 2016 07:41 PM

Shiela Joy Labrador, ABS-CBN News

CAGAYAN DE ORO - Police arrested an alleged drug "runner" in an anti-narcotics raid in Pasil Kauswagan, Cagayan de Oro Saturday evening. 

Macasindig police Chief Inspector Basman Macarangal Jr. said they were targeting another suspect when they arrested suspect Johnrey Jimenez, 18. 

An estimated 130 grams of dried marijuana leaves, lighters, plastic and steel pipes were found inside the suspect's house.

Since July 1, Macasandig police have conducted 26 illegal drugs operations and arrested a total of 48 suspects.

Jimenez will face charges for violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.