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Friday, December 13, 2013
ZAMBOANGA City police have arrested three suspected drug pushers in a west coast village tagged as drug-influence place in the city, the police reported Friday.
Arrested were Erlina dela Cruz, 37; Bensarif Asidin, 25; and, Alvin Cariaga, 23, all residents of Recodo village, 14.45 kilometers west of the city.
Police Station 9 commander Senior Inspector Edilberto Alvarez said the suspects were arrested in a buy-bust operation around 6 p.m. Wednesday at Purok Sinco in the village of Recodo.
Alvarez said confiscated from the suspects’ possession were five small sachets containing white crystalline granules believed to be Shabu and “marked money.”
The suspects were detained while the suspected shabu were submitted to Regional Crime Laboratory for examination in preparation for the filing of case against the suspects, Alvarez said. (Bong Garcia)