By J. Jala | 08:02 PM January 21, 2020
Suspect Calixto Renegado Peñaflor, Jr.

A high-value target (HVT) was arrested in a buy-bust operation on Tuesday afternoon at Caingget Beach in Barangay Booy, Tagbilaran City.

At 5:45 p.m. on Tuesday, January 21, police arrested the subject Calixto Renegado Peñaflor, 35, a resident of Barangay Taloto, Tagbilaran City, who was known to be an HVT at the provincial level for selling illegal drugs.

Personnel of the Tagbilaran City Police Station headed by Police Lt. Col. Oscar Boyles conducted the transaction against Peñaflor that turned out to be successful.

The police seized nine small sachets and one medium packs of suspected shabu.

The confiscated evidence weighed 6 grams with an estimated value of P40,800.

Peñaflor is now detained pending the filing of the case for violation of Section 5 and 11 of R.A. 9165 and R.A. 10591.

Police Lt. Col. Oscar Boyles (extreme left) personally surpervised the buy-bust operation that resulted to the arrest of Calixto Peñaflor at Caingget Beach, Barangay Booy, Tagbilaran City, Bohol. Also in photo are witnesses: Barangay Booy kagawads Zandrous Jovane Zamora and Clement Ingking, mediaman Willy Maestrado and DOJ Rep. Florabel. Contributed Photo

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