6 nabbed for extort, pot session in Bataan

October 08, 2018

CAMP Olivas, Pampanga -- A photographer and five others were arrested in an entrapment operation that led to the discovery of a pot session in Orani, Bataan, the other day.

A report reaching Chief Supt. Amador Corpus, Police Regional Office 3 director, said the incident happened at Colors Motion Photography Studio in Bgy. Parang-Parang.

One Reymark Banal, 18, sought the help of the police against one Jerald de Guzman, 23, who was allegedly extorting P1,000 from him for the exchange of a photo.

An entrapment operation was conducted.

Upon receiving the dusted P1,000 bill, De Guzman noticed that he was about to be arrested and ran to the second floor of the studio.

Police gave chase and saw five men in a pot session. They were Marc Evan Calayag, Leifayran Morales, Omar Morales, Roy Carreon and Elyson Pagtalunan.

Six plastic sachets of shabu were found from their possession while the P1,000 marked bill was found from De Guzman.

The suspects are facing charges for robbery extortion and violation of RA 9165 for drug use and possession.