THREE suspected drug pushers were arrested in a drug bust conducted by personnel of Binalbagan Municipal Police Station at Barangay Progreso of said town at about 7:30 p.m. Monday.

Police identified the suspects as Brian Recedes, of Barangay Pilar, Hinigaran, Marvin Superal, of Purok Pagla-um, Binalbagan, and Hermel Genosa, of Barangay San Jose, Binalbagan.

Senior Inspector Albert Sy said the suspects sold a sachet of suspected shabu to a police poseur-buyer in exchange for P200.

Police recovered from two small elongated plastic sachets of suspected shabu, the P200 marked money, cellular phone, and drug paraphernalia.

Sy said the suspects are detained at the station’s lock-up cell and are facing charges.

Meanwhile, a man was arrested by personnel of Talisay City Police Station for alleged possession of illegal firearms at Menlo Subdivision, Barangay Zone 10, of said city Monday evening.

Police identified the suspect as Aaron Bandojo.

Chief of Talisay City Police Station Joeresty Coronica said Bandojo was seen carrying an unidentified firearm tucked in his waist.

When he was frisked, police recovered from Bandojo’s possession .22 caliber magnum.(MAP)