Former Bohol town vice mayor arrested in shabu buy-bust

Posted at 03/12/14 7:06 PM

BOHOL -- Former Batuan, Bohol Vice Mayor Jaime Ingles Decasa was arrested in a buy-bust operation in Tagbilaran City, Bohol on Tuesday morning.

The buy-bust operation, which was initiated by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) - Region 7, was conducted at the house of Decasa in Poblacion Dos at around 9 a.m.

Seized from Decasa were 14 packs of shabu weighing around 400 grams.

Also seized from the former vice mayor were a .45-caliber pistol and magazine.

Two other people, identified as Wilberto Jomamel and Mijamie Castro, were also arrested after they were caught repacking shabu.

Decasa and the two others underwent inquest proceedings Wednesday morning.