Aug 13, 2017 @ 15:55

The Department of Justice (DOJ) will begin the preliminary investigation on the felony charges filed by Philippine National Police in opposition to Cebu-based businessman Peter Lim and a number of other others due to their alleged involvement in unlawful medicine operations in Central and Eastern Visayas on Monday.

Assistant State Prosecutors John Michael Humarang and Aristotle Reyes will deal with the preliminary probe of the case for violation of Section 26 (b) of Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act set on Aug. 14 at 10 a.m.

Aside from Lim, Rolan “Kerwin” Espinosa, convicted drug lord Peter Co, a sure Marcelo L. Adorco, Max Miro, Lovely Adam Impal, Ruel Mangalindan and Jaime Jun Pepito, a village councilor in Albuera, Leyte additionally included as respondents within the grievance have been people recognized solely by their aliases particularly Jeremy aka “Amang,” Ricky,”Warren,”Tupie,”Jojo,”“Yawa,” Lapi,” Royroy,”Marlon,” Bay,”John Doe” (alleged supply man of Co), “Peter Doe” (alleged supply man of Lim) and “Robert Doe” (additionally an alleged supply man of Lim).

The mentioned offense pertained to the “sale, trading, administration, dispensation, delivery, distribution and transportation of dangerous drugs and/or controlled precursors and essential chemicals.”

The grievance filed by the Philippine National Police-Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) tagged Lim because the alleged provider of unlawful medicine to the group of Espinosa.

The DOJ has already summoned the respondents to seem on the preliminary investigation slated to start on August 14 and 17 the place they are going to be given an opportunity to air their facet. (Philippine News Agency)

Source: politics.com.ph