2 nabbed in separate drug busts PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 05 November 2015 11:56

Two persons were arrested in separate drug bust operations in Maasin and Lunzuran last Tuesday.

Around 8:40 p.m., men of the Sinunuc Police Station led by Chief Insp. Hingming Ladjaali arrested Napurulla Suhaili, married, of Sitio Caragasan, Maasin.

Confiscated from his possession were three packs of shabu, P500 marked money, P1,300 in cash, drug paraphernalia and four empty plastic packs.

The buy-bust operation was carried out at the house of Suhaili where he sold a sachet of shabu to a police poseur buyer in exchange of P500 marked money.

Earlier around 4 p.m., Lunzuran Barangay Chairman Joel Jose brought to the Divisoria Police station Edgardo Alcantara Delos Santos, 28, of Urban Poor Resettlement Site for possession a sachet of suspected shabu and gambling paraphernalia.

A police report disclosed that Jose and some barangay tanod responded the report of some residents saying that Delos Santos’s behavior was unruly in the said place.

When Jose and his tanods arrived, Delos Santos ran towards the bushes but he was collared.

Delos Santos was taken to the barangay hall and during a body search, the barangay chairman recovered the shabu and gambling paraphernalia.

He was detained at the Divisoria Police Station. – Dan Toribio Jr.