A 39-year old man was arrested by personnel of Sta. Maria Police Station for violation of RA 9165 during a checkpoint operation in Barangay Tumaga Luyahan Road, Zamboanga City at about 1:00 PM on March 5, 2017.
The arrested man was identified as Josel Gaganting Capuy, 39, resident of said place. Accordingly, the suspect was stopped for an initial violation of driving without helmet and excessive noise of muffler. One of the police officers ordered him to show his driver’s license, and opened his motorcycle u-box for further checking. When the box was opened, the team discovered an eyeglass container with two small sachets of suspected shabu inside, and several drug paraphernalia. All confiscated items and the suspect are now under the custody of said police station.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9