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2 village execs nabbed in Bohol buy-bust

By: - Correspondent / @leoudtohanINQ
/ 09:34 AM January 14, 2020

TAGBILARAN CITY, Philippines  – Combined agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in Bohol and the police on Monday arrested two village officials in a buy-bust operation in this city.

The suspects were identified as Alvarado Sumagaysay Butlig Jr., 34, councilman of Barangay Poblacion in Inabanga town; and Karim Febrous Boyles Fuentes, 38, councilman of Barangay Dipatlong in  Maribojoc town.

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According to PDEA-Bohol, Butlig and Fuentes are engaged in the illegal drug trade.

Seized from the suspects were small plastic sachets of suspected shabu worth some P6,800.

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Charges for violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 are set to be filed against the suspects.

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TAGS: barangay officials, Bohol, buy-bust, councilmen, PDEA, shabu, Tagbilaran City
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