Operatives of Dipolog City Police Station conducted an entrapment operation against Jonathan Dimasangcay Laranjo, 38, resident of Barangay Gulayon, Dipolog City. Subject person pretended to be a PDEA agent assigned in the agency’s provincial office based in Dapitan City, Zamboanga del Norte using a counterfeited PDEA identification card.
Furthermore, said individual was also recruiting people to be PDEA assets for the different areas of Zamboanga Del Norte, and collects money from every person who wants to be an asset. Subject person was arrested along the Bypass Road in Brgy. Sta. Isabel, Dipolog City at about 7:15 PM on September 8, 2017. Laranjo is now detained at Dipolog CPS while waiting for the filing of appropriate charges in court.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9