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Man yields meth after going “high”

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BACOLOD CITY – A man who scaled a power transmission tower yielded a sachet of suspected shabu after rescuers convinced him to postpone his death when he attempted to “jumped due to depression,” the police blotter said.

Police Station 7 reported the village chief and local rescuers coaxed Ives Pelowa, 33, to come down a transmission tower after he climbed to more than half of its estimated hundred-foot height in Paraiso sub-village, Mansilingan.

From tower to slammer: Pelowa yielded a sachet of suspected meth to police. | Photo courtesy of BCPO
From tower to slammer: Pelowa yielded a sachet of suspected meth to police. | Photo courtesy of BCPO

The report added Pelowa surrendered a sachet containing an estimated 4.5 grams of suspected meth after he was brought to the village hall

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While saved from certain death, Pelowa was detained at the police station.

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Neska A. Centina
Neska A. Centina
On her way to obtaining a Juris Doctor degree and has worked the newsrooms of major news organizations in Bacolod and Manila. She is now the public life reporter of DNX.

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