TWO men were arrested in a drug bust conducted by operatives of Silay City Police Station in Antonio Luna, Barangay Mambulac, Silay City, on Monday, February 29.
Superintendent Rosauro Francisco, city police chief, identified the suspects as Ian Hofileña, 32, and Aniceto Abellar, 36.
They were arrested after they handed a sachet of suspected shabu (methamphetamine hydrochloride) to a police poseur-buyer in exchange for P200.
The police also recovered five sachets of drugs with an estimated market value of P42,000, and a .357-caliber pistol with three live round from the suspects.
In Sipalay, the city’s fourth most wanted drug personality was arrested by police in a drug bust in Barangay Gil Montilla on Monday.
Superintendent Luisito Acebuche, city police chief, identified the suspect as Reynaldo Caliso Jr., 38, who sold a sachet of shabu for P300 to a police poseur-buyer.
He yielded three sachets of drugs and drug paraphernalia.
All suspects are now in police custody and will face drug charges. (MPE)