ROXAS City – Police arrested a suspected drug pusher in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Banica.
Hanzon Angon, 40, was arrested after he allegedly sold shabu to an undercover officer.
Roxas City police station spokesperson Master Sergeant Ramil Arcangeles said they
conducted the entrapment operation around 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday.
“Makapila na ini sya ka beses nadakpan dugay na nga mga tinuig ang nagligad. Subong pangatlo na ini ka beses,” Arcangeles told Panay News.
Recovered from Angon’s possession were sachets of suspected shabu and P500 marked money.
Police also impounded his motorcycle.
“He was placed under surveillance for three weeks. He went back to his illegal drug operation following his release from prison,” Arcangeles said.
Angon was detained in the lockup facility of the Roxas City police station.
Charges for violation of Republic Act 9165, or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 will be filed against him./PN