PDEA Director General Anselmo Avenido Jr. identified the suspect as SPO1 Romeo Diego, alias "Boyet," assigned to the Camarines Norte Police Provincial Mobile Group.
Some 30 grams of shabu worth P60,000 were also seized from the suspect.
Diego, included in the PDEA
drug watchlist, was arrested at about 3:30 p.m. by joint operatives of the PDEA and Criminal Investigation and Detection Group
(CIDG) Camarines Norte at the vicinity of J. Lukban Extension, Daet, Camarines Norte.Avenido
said the policeman was arrested after selling some 0.02 gram of shabu worth P1,000 to a PDEA poseur-buyer.
When frisked, Hernandez yielded 14 plastic sachets containing 30 grams of shabu worth P60,000, one cal. 45 pistol with 22 live bullets, and PNP Badge No. 050403.He
also had five cellular phones, three samurai swords, a jungle knife, two wristwatches, a weighing scale, two lighters and an owner type-jeep with license plates TPC-310.