A heavy equipment operator of the City Engineering Department of Cagayan de Oro City Hall was arrested by operatives of Cagayan de Oro City Police Office (COCPO) Station 8 based on Lumbia during a buybust operation at Zone 10, Zayas Street, Barangay Carmen today, November 4, 2020.
The suspect was identified as Joseph “Toto” Balcovero, 57 years old and a regular employee of City Hall. Below are photos courtesy of iFM CDO showing the suspect’s City Hall ID and the seized drugs believed to be shabu.
Watch this interview below courtesy of iFM CDO
Here’s the statement from a local barangay kagawad in Carmen