A HAIRDRESSER was arrested, while P91,800 worth of illegal drugs were seized in an anti-drug operation in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay, the police reported Tuesday, June 6, 2023.

Police Colonel Eduard Mallo, Zamboanga Sibugay police director, identified the arrested suspect as Albert Geraldiso, 36, a hairdresser.

Mallo said Geraldiso was nabbed in a buy-bust operation around 7:54 p.m. Monday, June 5, in Purok Sandayong, Veterans Village, Ipil, the capital town of Zamboanga Sibugay.

Seized from the suspect were 13.5 grams of shabu with an estimated value of P91,800, a cellular phone, a matchbox, and P1,000 marked money.

Mallo said the suspect was placed under the custody of Ipil Municipal Police Station for proper disposition. (SunStar Zamboanga)