PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY – On August 20, 2021 at around 3:00 PM, Operatives of Special Operations Unit-1 led by PBGEN REMUS B MEDINA, Director PNP DEG together with San Fabian Police Station of Pangasinan Police Provincial Office served warrant of arrest to Lemar Jovellanos De Guzman, 41 years old inmate and a resident of Brgy. Nibaliw West, San Fabian, Pangasinan.
The said warrant of arrest was issued by Hon Emma M Torio, Presiding Judge of RTC Branch 41, Dagupan City, Pangasinan dated February 10, 2020 penalized of Service of Sentence for violation of Sections 5 and 11 of Article II of RA 9165 docketed under Criminal Case. Nrs 2016-1175-D and 2016-1176-D. As a background, subject person is included on the wanted list of PNP DEG SOU 1 and he is presently detained at the National Bilibid Penetentiary, Muntinlupa City for Violation of Art II, Sec 11 of RA 9165 before RTC Branch 44, Dagupan City, Pangasinan docketed under Criminal Case Nr 2002-0461-D and was sentenced to an indeterminate prison term of 12 yrs and 1 day to 20 years. On April 18, 2013, he was granted by the Board of Pardon and Parole a Discharge on Parole. However, while on parole, he was again arrested in a buy bust operation on July 27, 2016 and a case for Violation of Sections 5 and 11 of RA 9165 was filed against him. His arrest violated the conditions of the Board of Pardons and Parole causing the issuance of his re-arrest and recommitment to NBP for the continuation of his sentence. PBGEN MEDINA said “Amidst another surge of Covid-19 pandemic wherein some members of our Group were being infected, we still put our best foot forward and courageously sweeping our street to make our community a better place to live in”.###