Employee jailed

October 23, 2019

A LOCAL government employee in Puerto Princesa City in Palawan who has been considered as a ‘high-value’ drug target is now in jail after he was arrested by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in a buy-bust operation, PDEA chair, Director General Aaron N. Aquino announced yesterday.

Suspect Joseph Castillo alias ‘Bong Casti,’ a 51-year-old regular employee of the Sta. Monica Water District in Puerto Princesa City, was placed under arrest after he sold shabu to an undercover officer of the PDEA Regional Office 4-B in Barangay Masikap, the PDEA chief said.