3 suspects fall in drug buy-bust op

BACOLOD City – Police arrested three drug suspects in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Mambulac, Silay City, Negros Occidental.

Thirty-six-year-old Jowel Linao, 35-year-old Ruel Linao and 28-year-old Ted Espinosa yielded five sachets of suspected shabu weighing about 3 grams valued at around P45,000, police said.

They were nabbed after they sold suspected illegal drugs to an undercover officer for P4,500 around 4:45 p.m. on Thursday, the police added.

The suspects were detained in the Silay City police station’s custodial facility, facing charges for violation of Republic Act 9165, or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002./PN


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