3 persons arrested in anti-illegal drug operation in La Union

CAMP DIEGO SILANG, La Union – Three persons were arrested by joint operatives of the Ilocos Philippine National Police and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Region 1 in simultaneous anti-illegal drug operations in San Fernando City and Aringay town this province Wednesday (Aug. 22, 2018).
 
In San Fernando City, the suspects identified as Ronald Balanon, 22, a porter, of Barangay Saoay; and an LGBT beautician George Duculan, 31, from Purok 9, Sevilla, both of whom l were nabbed in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Langcuas, and Barangay Parian, respectively.
 
Seized from them are 3 pieces of sachets allegedly containing shabu ( from Balanon), and  3 pieces of sachets (from Duculan), including P500 buy-bust money from agent poseur.
 
In Aringay, the police arrested Rey Alibuyog, 39, a resident of Baguio City in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Poblacion.
 
Seized from Alibuyog are 3 pieces of sachets allegedly containing shabu and P500 buy-bust money.
 
All of the suspects are now at the custody of respective police stations pending the filing of court charges against them for violation of the Comprehensive on Dangerous Drugs Act or RA9165. Erwin Beleo/NPN-northboundasia.com