P11-M worth shabu seized in buy bust

A drug suspect was arrested in a drug bust conducted by the Provincial Intelligence Branch-Special Operations Group at about 6:45 a.m. yesterday at NORECO Road, Barangay Mangnao, Dumaguete City.

SHABU confiscated & suspect nabbed in buy bust.*(Jack Sebastian photo)

Police operatives identified the suspect as Onson Rodriguez Villegas, 38, married, resident of the place.

He yielded 53 sachets of suspected shabu worth P11 million, and the recovery of 24 pieces of P1,000 bills, and drug paraphernalia.

The suspect is detained at the Dumaguete City Police Station and facing charges.* (CYRUS M. GARDE)