BACOLOD City – Three persons were apprehended during a buy-bust operation in Barangay Estefania.
Resident Peter Ku, 39, and Barangay 35 residents Julie Rose Chiong, 30, and Rodnel Tiberio, 27, were arrested after they sold suspected illegal drugs to an undercover officer for P500 on Thursday, a police report showed.
The buy-bust led to the recovery of 18 grams of suspected shabu amounting to P225,000. Drug paraphernalia were seized, too.
The suspects were detained in Police Station 3, facing charges for violation of Republic Act 9165, or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002./PN