A SUSPECTED drug pusher and three others were arrested in a drug bust conducted by personnel of Police Station 6 at Purok Amalis-1, Lizares Extension, Barangay 40, Bacolod City at around 8:30 p.m. Sunday.
Arrested were Jarwen Tan, 37; Ace Millara, 31; June Mark Magallanes, 20; and Bernie Nicon, 18, all residents of Barangay 40.
Chief Inspector Charles Gever, chief of Police Station 6, said Tan sold a sachet of suspected shabu to a poseur-buyer for P500.
Police recovered from Tan’s possession a big heat sealed plastic sachet of suspected shabu, the P500 marked money, and P150 cash.
Gever said Tan’s companions were arrested inside the house for visiting a drug den. Police recovered from their possession a big plastic sachet of suspected shabu and drug paraphernalia.
Tan was under surveillance for almost a month, he added.
The suspects are detained at the station and are facing charges.
Meanwhile, a resident of Cauayan town was arrested in a buy-bust operation conducted by personnel of Sagay City Police Station at Purok Greenhills of said city Sunday evening.
Chief Inspector Eduardo Corpuz, chief of Sagay City Police Station, said Darwin Francisco, 40, was caught selling a sachet of shabu to a poseur-buyer for P200.
Police recovered from Francisco’s possession one heat sealed sachet of suspected shabu, the P200 marked money, and drug paraphernalia. (MAP)