Actor Dominic Roco was arrested alongside four other suspects in a buy-bust drug operation in Quezon City earlier today, October 1. The Quezon City Police Department (QCPD) recovered 15 grams of shabu and 10 grams of marijuana amounting to P102,000 and P14,000, respectively.
The police arrested actor Dominic Roco and four others in a buy-bust operation at a townhouse in Brgy. Holy Spirit, Quezon City.
Authorities recovered 15 grams of shabu and 10 grams of kush. | via @_izzylee pic.twitter.com/MkPL6UeEx8
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The I’m Drunk I Love You actor wasn’t the main target of the buy-bust operation. The buy-bust operation was done by the QCPD during the wee hours of October 1.
Dominic and the four other suspects were caught in a townhouse in Brgy. Holy Spirit in Quezon City. Aside from the actor and the main target of the operation, a woman and two other men were also arrested.
They will be facing charges of violation of Republic Act No. 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002. No statements have been given out by the family of the actor with regards to their position towards the issue.
Dominic is the son of veteran actor Bembol Roco, and the twin brother of Felix Roco. He appeared in various television shows and films such as I’m Drunk I Love You, My Special Tatay, Sleepless, and Liway, among others.