TWO people were arrested while P70,000 worth of drugs were seized at a police checkpoint in Barangay 2 La Carlota City Wednesday night, February 24.
Police identified the suspects as Jason Mark Albia, 25, of Barangay Singcang-Airport, and Danilo Bobon, 20, of Barangay Vista Alegre, all in Bacolod City.
The suspects’ vehicle was flagged down by the police for several traffic violations, a report from the Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office said.
During the search, the operatives found seven sachets of suspected shabu (methamphetamine hydrochloride) with an estimated market value of P70,000.
The suspects, who are now in police custody, will face charges.