TWO suspected drug pushers and one "drug user" were arrested in separate anti-illegal drug operations in Barangays Ermita, Duljo Fatima and Calamba in Cebu City on Tuesday, September 13.
Seized from Bryan Mahilum, 27, were six small sachets and one medium sachet of shabu during a drug bust in Barangay Ermita.
Three hours later, 11 small sachets and three medium sachets of shabu were seized from Arnel Ferolino, 29, and Arturo Flores, 55, in a drug bust in Barangay Duljo Fatima.
Glicerio Atillo, 22, and John Dale Paclauna, 21, were apprehended for a simple traffic violation, but Paclauna was arrested after he was found carrying one ampule of Ashtec.
Meanwhile, personnel of Police Station 8 paraded a hearse containing a coffin, conveying a message that death will come to the drug users and pushers if they will not stop their illegal activities.
In Cebu Province, two suspected drug pushers were shot dead by unidentified assailants in Consolacion and Minglanilla on Wednesday dawn. (KAL/Julie Altamira, USJ-R Comm intern/SunStar Cebu)