A 23-YEAR-OLD jobless woman was arrested for alleged illegal drugs in Ormoc City Saturday, September 18, 2021.
Authorities identified the suspect as Minah Felucci Bagares, with live-in partner, and a resident of Barangay Punta, Ormoc.
Operatives of Ormoc City Police Station 5, together with Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency, apprehended the suspect during the buy-bust operation around 9:45 p.m. Saturday in Barangay Milagro of the said city.
A poseur buyer was able to purchase from the suspect one sachet believed to be containing shabu in exchange with two P500 bills with serial number EF456582 and EF456583.
Representatives from the barangay and media were present during the documentation, while the buy-bust operation was recorded using a body-worn camera, police said in the report.
The suspect will be facing charges for violation of Republic Act 9165, otherwise known as the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002. (SunStar Philippines)>