Six persons were arrested and more than P200,000 in suspected shabu was seized in buy bust operations in Negros Occidental on Sunday, the police reported on Monday, January 30.
The police arrested two persons and seized P176,800 in suspected shabu in San Julio Subdivision in Brgy 2, San Carlos City, 10:06 p.m. Sunday.
Nabbed in the buy bust operation were Oscar Dadale Siroy Jr., 30, and Mariel Dagumanpan Paslon, 24, of Brgy 6, San Carlos City.
Estimated weight of the seized suspected shabu was 26 grams, the San Carlos police reported.
The arrested persons are detained at the San Carlos Police Station.
Two persons were also arrested and 5 grams of suspected shabu worth P34,000 was seized at Purok Paglaum, Brgy. Tanza, EB Magalona, at 10 a.m. Sunday.
Nabbed were Norman Taroballes, 48, and Billy Taroballes, 26, of Brgy Tanza, the police reported.
Jomar Romay, 30, was also arrested in a drug buy-bust operation at Sweet Centre, Brgy Zone 16, Talisay City, Negros Occidental, at 3:37 p.m. Sunday.
Recovered from his possession was suspected shabu estimated to weigh 2 grams and worth P13,600.
Reynaldo Dilag, 33, was also arrested with .90 gram of shabu worth P6,120 at Purok 5, Barangay 1-B, Manapla, at 3:40 p.m. Sunday, the police said.*