PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY – September 15, 2021 at around 4:00 PM, operatives of Special Operations Unit-1 led by PBGEN REMUS B MEDINA, Director, PNP DEG, together with Calasiao Police Station, Sta. Barbara Police Station, Provincial Drug Enforcement Unit, Pangasinan Police Provincial Office, Police Regional Office 1, conducted manhunt operations in Purok 5, Barangay Leet, Sta Barbara, Pangasinan which resulted in the successful arrest of Jim Castro Gonzales, 24 years old,  single, sales agent and a resident of Brgy Talibaew, Calasiao, Pangasinan.

            The arrest was made by virtue of warrant of arrest issued by Hon. Judge Junius F. Dalaten, Acting Presiding Judge, RTC Branch 42 in Dagupan City, Pangasinan dated June 26, 2020 for violation of Section 11, Article II of RA 9165 docketed under Criminal Case No. 2019-0892-D with recommended bail amounting to Php 200,000.00.

            The arrested person was brought to SOU-1, PNP DEG office for documentation and proper disposition and will be turned over to the court of origin. ###