Senior high teacher in Dalaguete nabbed for illegal drugs

By: Alven Marie A. Timtim, Doris Mondragon - CDN Digital | November 29,2019 - 02:00 PM

Cebu City, Philippines—Cebu City, Philippines—A senior high school teacher was nabbed in a buy-bust operation in Dalaguete town, southern Cebu at around 9:50 a.m. on Friday, November 29, 2019. 

Roy Osorio Ysao, 40, a resident of Sitio Lalin, Barangay Poblacion in Dalagute, was arrested with a total of .35 grams of suspected crystal meth (shabu) with an estimated dangerous drugs board (DDB) value of P2,380. 

The subject was arrested outside the Dalaguete National High School. 

Police Sergeant Bricel Ricaborda, assistant investigator of Dalaguete Police Station, said Ysao’s arrest was a joint operation between the Alcoy and Dalaguete police stations.

Police said the suspect was under surveillance for one month already.

Ricaborda said they got a tip when Alcoy police earlier arrested a man for possession of illegal drugs. The suspect claimed that the drugs came from Ysao. 

Ysao is currently detained at the Dalaguete Police Station pending the filing of appropriate charges against him. /bmjo

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