A 16-year-old Grade 10 student of the Arellano Universitywas nabbed for possession of a sachet of marijuana inside the school on Legarda Street in Sampaloc, Manila.
The student was brought to the Manila Police District- Station 4 in Sampaloc.
Corporal Sherwin Maguiliano of the Lacson Police Community Precinct (PCP), said that at around 10:15 a.m., Lito Sancho, a roving guard, saw the suspect holding marijuana with fruiting tops.
Immediately, the student was arrested and then brought to the security office which then turned him over to the police.
He will be charged with violation of Section 11 of Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 before the Manila City Prosecutor’s Office.