3 Persons Nabbed Inside Cemetery

Three suspects were arrested inside the Kabankalan City Cemetery in Barangay 1 having pot session at about 1 p.m. Sunday.

Police Superintendent Rhea Santos, Kabankalan PNP chief identified the suspects as Romeo Magbanua Piornato, Jr., 41, single; Eddie PepitilloYap, Jr., 44, married, and Antonio Facundo Decena, Jr., single, tricycle driver - all of San Nicholas Street, Barangay Poblacion, Cauayan town in Negros Occidental.

Confiscated from them were, a transparent heat sealed plastic sachet containing suspected shabu; four empty transparent plastic sachets with traces of suspected shabu and other drug paraphernalia.

The confiscated “shabu” has a market value of P1,000.

Suspects are detained and charged with violation of RA 9165.*(Cyrus M. Garde)



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