Operatives of Batasan Police Station (PS6) arrested on Friday night the No. 1 drug personality in their area of jurisdiction during a buy-bust operation along Luzon Avenue, Barangay Matandang Balara, Quezon City.
Elements of PS6 and the Quezon City Police District station drug enforcement unit led by P/Maj. Francisco Lucena IV, under the supervision of PS6 station commander P/Lt. Col. Romulus Gadaoni and in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-National Capital Region, staged the activity.
Arrested was Lito Legaspi, 53, a mechanic residing at Luzon Avenue, Barangay Matandang Balara, Quezon City.
Legaspi ranked as the No. 1 drug personality of Batasan Police Station.
Seized from the suspect were three sachets of suspected shabu weighing about 10 grams valued at 68,000, a genuine 500-peso bill, the boodle money used during the operation and a coin purse.
Legaspi will be facing charges in violation of Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.