A newly identified drug personality, a drug den maintainer, and four drug den visitors were nabbed by joint elements of PDEA RO VII and PNP during separate anti-illegal drug operations in Negros Oriental and Cebu on May 17 and 18, 2019.
In a buy-bust operation in Barangay Mangnao, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, on May 17, at around 5:00 p.m., joint elements of PDEA Negros Oriental, led by IA1 Gladys Grace Cruz, and NOPPO PIB/SOG and PDEU, led by PCapt. Almer Von Alegria, apprehended Roger D. Destor, a newly identified drug personality.
Confiscated from Destor one (1) pack of suspected shabu weighing more or less 15 grams with an estimated market value of P102,000.
In Barangay Tabunok, Talisay City, Cebu, early morning of May 18, a separate PDEA-PNP team dismantled a drug den and arrested five (5).
The suspects were identified as Cresilda Labrador (drug den maintainer), Donil Basas, Andro Villaraso, Jason Yosores, and Clifford Nacario (drug den visitors).
Seized during the operation were thirty-three (33) packs of suspected shabu weighing more or less 14 grams with an estimated market value of P95,200 and various drug paraphernalia.
Cases for violation of RA 9165 will be filed against the suspects.
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