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Saturday, September 21, 2019

9 fall in Mandaue drug bust

NINE persons were arrested in a joint buy-bust on Dasco Road, Barangay Paknaan, Mandaue City Cebu at 6:30 p.m. last Friday.

Also seized during the operation were a revolver loaded with five live ammunitions, a piece of hand grenade and seven packs containing an estimated 40 grams of white crystalline believed to be shabu valued at P457,000.

Elements of the Regional Anti-illegal Drugs Special Operations Task Group, Special Weapons and Tactics and the Mandaue City Police Office, led by Senior Insp. Joey M. Bicoy, arrested Arnel Verallo Cabiao, 40, married, a resident of San Remigio town, who was the subject of the operation.

Also caught inside a house, which has been converted into a drug den, were Lucrecio Ortega Loberanes, 53, single, a resident of Zone Mongos, Barangay Paknaan; Monique Aguirre Ramirez, 21, single, a resident of Zone Mongos, Barangay Paknaan; Pedrito Itang Sedillo, 40, married, a resident of Barangay Tabok; Alexis Capuyan Zalsos, 34, married, a resident of Barangay Banilad; Marvin Capangpangan Hortillo, 40, married, a resident of Zone Mongos, Barangay Paknaan; Maribel Caballero Heyrana, 32, single, a resident of Barangay Jagobiao; Alvin Gonzales Culpable, 38, single, a resident of Sitio Alang-alang Barangay Tinago and Carmel Redukto Yap, 32, single, a resident of Tribunal Barangay Centro. All of Mandaue City.

A minor was caught but was later freed, police said.

Heyrana, in an interview, admitted having bought shabu. But she was surprised when someone shouted at her.

Nakapalit nako ato. Padung na unta ko gamit unya naa may ni-ana nga ‘Hapa!’ Nihapa sad ko (I just bought. I was about to use the item until there was someone who shouted “Drop!” so I dropped and lay face down), Heyrana told Sun.Star Cebu. Vaña Ferre C. Abella, USJ-R intern

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