Shabu seized from a woman

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)-Negros Oriental and Dumaguete City Special Operation Group arrested a woman in a drug bust in Purok Gumamela, Sitio Canday-ong, Barangay Calindagan, Dumaguete City Friday.

The PDEA, led by Agent Jason Cabatana and the PNP-SOG by Senior Inspector Arnel Von Alegria arrested Mary Ann Pondoyo Pines “Alias Ana”, 25, single, resident of the place.

Ten big sachets of suspected shabu were confiscated from her weighing about 51 grams with estimated market value of P357, 000.

The undercover agent pounced on her after she received P7,000 marked money in exchange of suspected shabu.

She was detained and charged with violation of Section 5 and 11 of Article II of RA 9165.*