SAN FABIAN, Pangasinan — Police arrested six occupants of a multi-cab and a tricycle after their vehicles yielded illegal drugs, assorted firearms and ammunition, magazines and drug paraphernalia, including weighing scales at a police checkpoint along national highway in Barangay Cayanga here Monday afternoon.

Both vehicles came from Barangay Sahgud Bahley in San Fabian when flagged down by policemen manning a checkpoint following an intelligence report that the occupants were carrying illegal drugs and firearms with assorted ammunition.

Those arrested were Rosela Abreo, 28, of Sagud Bahley, San Fabian; Isaias Del Rosario, 42, of No, 17 Parairo St., Saranay, Guimba, Nueva Ecija who was listed No. 6 in the priority list of the police; Orlando Rosario, 25, a tricycle driver, of Cauayan Bugtong, Guimba, Nueve Ecija; Eulogio Soriano Jr. , 44, of St. John, Guimba, Nueva Ecija; Savino Acosta, 45, of Casungsong, Guimba, Nueva Ecija; and Jorge Del Rosario, 36, of Tikew, San Antonio, Nueva Ecija.

Seized from them were a heat-sealed plastic sachet with white crystalline substance believed to be “shabu”, other drug paraphernalias, an electronic weighing scale, 35 pieces of assorted live ammunition, and two long magazines with closeclip .

All the suspects, together with the confiscated items and the red multi-cab and the motorized tricycle were brought to the police station for proper disposition. PNA