A barangay councilor was arrested by Dapitan City Police Station during a manhunt operation in Barangay Sta. Cruz, Dapitan City at about 5:20 PM on August 17, 2016. Arrested person was identified as John Randel Elcamel Nastor, 28, a councilor of Barangay Antipolo, Dapitan City, and listed as a high value target in the campaign against illegal drugs.
Nastor was arrested by virtue of warrant for Violation of Sec.5, Art. II of RA 9165 docketed under Criminal Case No. 20797 issued by Acting Presiding Judge Jose Rene G. Dondoyano of RTC9, Branch 6, Dipolog City dated July 28, 2016 without bail bond recommended. The subject previously evaded the arrest during a drug buy-bust operation conducted by Dapitan City Police Station and Zamboanga del Norte PDEA in Brgy Antipolo, Dapitan City at about 11:15 PM on June 23, 2016. Arrested person is now detained at Dapitan CPS for proper disposition.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9