Police nabs suspected
CATBALOGAN CITY –
The Calbayog Philippine National police (PNP) led by Calbayog Chief
of Police nabbed one Renato Manota y Torculas, 60 years old of Purok
1, Barangay Trinidad,
He was suspected to
have planted marijuana in his residence. He was the subject of Oplan
Sangbanat which PNP Calbayog conducted on July 29, 2010.
According to the
police report, on
July 29, 2010, a
PNP Team of Calbayog City Station led by PSupt Nestor Valenzuela
together with PS1 Delfin Jaropojop, Jr., PS1 Antonio Cruda,
SPO3 Genaro Nabual,
SPO3 Gershon MOngas, SPO1 Inocentes Laure, SPO1 Crispin Singzon, PO3
Victor Dangco, Jr., PO2 Gerry Liray and PO1 Diomedes Aquiliño in
coordination with PDEA-8 conducted a search in the premises of he
residence of Renato Manota, Sr. situated at Old National Road, Purok
1, Barangay Trinidad, Calbayog City.
The search was
conducted by virtue of search warrant number 01-10 dated July 29, 2010
issued by Executive Judge Reynaldo Clemens of
RTC Branch 31.
The search resulted in
the confiscation of three (3) pieces of suspected marijuana plants
each measuring more or less fifteen (15) feet, twelve (12) feet and
five (5) feet.
Also found was one (1)
plastic pouch containing dried suspected marijuana leaves and two (2)
pieces seed boxes with suspected marijuana seedlings.
The police also
arrested one Renato Manota, Sr., alias Rene, 60 years old, married,
retired ATO personnel and a resident of Old National Road, Purok 1,
A case for
violation of Section 16, Article II of R.A. 9165 is now being prepared
for immediate filing on court. (with Ron