6 drug suspects nabbed in north

Illegal drugs and firearms were seized from six persons, including a minor, in two separate drug buy bust operation in San Carlos City in the afternoon of February 2.

Police Superintendent D’ Artagnan Katalbas, San Carlos PNP chief named the suspects as Allan Avenada Savellano, 48 of Barangay 5, San Carlos; John Paul Sostamayor Hermoso, 22, single of Oblation in Vallehermoso’ Negros Oriental; Salvacion Valiente Bulado, 32, married of Barangay Rizal, San Carlos; and a 17-year old.

Another suspect was arrested at the Center Mall in Barangay Palampas around 5:30 in the afternoon also of February 2, identified as Marlon Bacasoy Algarme, 33, married of Sitio Bali in Barangay Palampas.

The other suspect was arrested in Barangay Rizal in San Carlos around 2:40 in the afternoon also of February 2. He was identified as Vincent Ponce Lim, 26 “Alias Bintong” with live-in partner in Barangay Rizal in the city.

Heat-sealed plastic sachets of suspected shabu including the buy bust items and one big sachet of shabu were seized from the persons arrested, also one improvised hand gun; three live bullets of 5.56 mm; one holster and one cell phone and other drug paraphernalia; P109.025 in different denomination and P1,000 marked money.

Also two small heat-sealed sachets of suspected shabu and a caliber .38 firearm loaded with six live bullets.

The suspects are detained at San Carlos custodial facility.* (Cyrus M. Garde)


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