5 nabbed in anti-drug operation-A A +A
By Bong Garcia
Thursday, February 27, 2014
FIVE people, including two teenagers, were arrested in a buy-bust operation in a west coast village in Zamboanga City, the police reported Thursday.
Police Station 7 commander Superintendent Concordio Apolonio Jr. said the operation was carried out around 4 p.m. Wednesday at Summer Hill in the village of San Roque, six kilometers west of this city.
Apolonio identified the arrested suspects a Henry Mariano, 42; Jeric Dal, 34; and Robyn Vicente, 20.
The other two minors were aged 17 and a 16-year-old girl.
Apolonio said the suspects were arrested after they sold a sachet of suspected shabu to an undercover policeman worth P200 and were also caught having pot session.
Apolonio added the intelligence personnel from his command have recovered from the suspects’ possessions four heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets of suspected shabu, two P100 bills, lamp, lighter, and other drug paraphernalia.
The suspects were detained while appropriate charges are set to be filed against them, he said.