PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY–On August 1, 2021 at around 2:00 PM operatives of Special Operations Unit 1, led by PBGEN REMUS B MEDINA, Director, PNP DEG with Calamba City Police Station, Police Regional Office 4, Provincial Intelligence Team Pangasinan-Regional Intelligence Unit 1 and Asingan Police Station of Pangasinan PPO conducted manhunt operation against wanted person at Barangay Paciano Rizal, Calamba City, Laguna which resulted to the successful arrest of Bernadette Sabado a.k.a Bernadeth, 25 years age, single and a resident of Brgy. Baro, Asingan, Pangasinan. Top 1 Most Wanted person of Asingan Police Station.

    The arrest was made by virtue of Warrant of Arrest duly issued and signed by Hon. Tita Rodriguez-Villarin, Presiding Judge, RTC Branch 46, Urdaneta City, Pangasinan dated February 7, 2019 for violation of Section 5 Art II of RA 9165 docketed under Criminal Case No. U-24641 with no bail bond recommended. 

    The arrested suspect is now detained at SOU 1, PNP DEG custodial facility for proper disposition and documentation and will be turned over to court of origin. 

    PBGEN MEDINA praised the operatives for a job well done and encouraged them to continue their passion and commitment in putting all those who are involved in illegal drugs thus making the Philippines a drug free country###