A COUPLE was arrested in a drug bust at Sitio Kalubihan, Barangay 2 Poblacion, Hinigaran town, Negros Occidental Friday morning.
Police identified the suspects as Gladys Joven, 28, and her live-in partner Benjamin Jeremy Ledesma, 29, both residents of the said barangay.
Joven is the town’s second top drug personality.
The suspects sold a sachet of suspected shabu (methamphetamine hydrochloride) to a police poseur-buyer in exchange for P300. Recovered from the suspects were 13 sachets of shabu and drug paraphernalia.
Chief Inspector Gary Alan Resuma, town police chief, said they are still waiting for the drug test results of the couple, who will face drug charges.
Nabbed in ‘pot session’
A man was arrested after police operatives caught him during a pot session inside his house at Purok 1 in Barangay 2, Kabankalan City Thursday.
Police identified the suspect as Alfred “Sunnyboy” Gacayan, 26.
Police seized four sachets of shabu and drug paraphernalia.
Gacayan was tested positive for illegal drugs, police records showed. (EPN)