BACOLOD CITY – The City Drug Enforcement Unit of Bacolod City arrested 8 people and discovered a total of P2.3 million worth of illegal drugs in a separate buy-bust operation in Negros Island.
The authorities arrested a high-value target identified as
Five suspects were also nabbed in Silay City, Negros Occidental.
Recovered from the suspects were 10 sachets of suspected drugs worth P315,000.
Meanwhile, a 37-year old man was also arrested in Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental after authorities seized 10 sachets of shabu with a value of P170,000.
The suspects will be charged with violation of Republic Act 9165 or Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.
(With reports from Bombo Radyo Bacolod)