A WOMAN was arrested in a drug bust conducted by operatives of the City Anti-Illegal Drugs Special Operation Task Group (CAIDSOTG) at Purok Amaliz, Barangay 40, Bacolod City, on Saturday, April 9.
Police identified the suspect as Romea Tan, 35, of Barangay 40.
Chief Inspector Jerick Filosofo, chief of CAIDSOTG, said Tan sold a sachet of suspected shabu to a police poseur-buyer for P200.
Police recovered from Tan’s possession five small plastic sachets of suspected shabu, the P200 marked money, and drug paraphernalia.
Filosofo said the suspect is detained at Police Station 2 and is facing charges.
In another development, Police Station 8’s ninth most wanted person was arrested by operatives at Goldenfield Commercial Complex, Araneta Street, Barangay Singcang-Airport, Bacolod City, on Saturday.
Arrested was Milky Basinal, 21, of Purok Dawis, Barangay 14.
Senior Inspector Ser Ulrick Gelera, chief of Police Station 8, said Basinal has an arrest warrant for theft issued by Judge Philadelfa Pagapong-Agraviador of Regional Trial Court Branch 43.
Meanwhile, a trisikad driver was stabbed by his neighbor at Zone 6, Barangay Handumanan, Bacolod City, Sunday morning, April 10.
Police identified the victim as Edgar Morante, 40, who sustained multiple wounds when Nigfer Onse, 26, allegedly attacked him with a knife.
Another man was also stabbed by his friend at Purok Sto.Niño, Barangay Handumanan, Sunday.
Jhunel Asuncion, 22, sustained a wound in his right arm when Wawa de los Santos allegedly attacked him and fled.
Senior Inspector Ritchie Gohee, chief of Police Station 10, said both victims were treated in hospitals.
Both suspects also fled. (MAP)