An ex-convict is back behind bars after he was arrested in a drug buybust operation conducted by elements of the Cagayan de Oro City Police Office (COCPO) at around 8:30pm, Friday, February 4, 2022.
In a press release, the suspect was identified as Richard Chung, 43 years old, single and a resident of Purok 3A Brgy. Gusa “Dao” Riverside, this city. Seized from the suspect were 16 pcs big sachet, 8 pcs medium sachet, and 2pcs small sachet, all containing suspected shabu weighing approximately 195 grams with an estimated street value of Php 1,317,000.00. The 500 peso bill used as buybust money was also recovered. Meanwhile, suspect also yielded one (1) Caliber 45 pistol with 1 magazine loaded with 7 live ammunition.
Suspect is now detained at Police COCPO Station No. 9 in Macasandig.
all photos by COCPO