Amlan police, PDEA nab drug suspect

The combined operation of Amlan PNP and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)-Negros Oriental resulted in the arrest of a drug suspect around 3:25 p.m. Sunday at Sitio Buswang, Barangay Bio-os, Amlan town, Negros Oriental.

The suspect was identified by Senior Inspector Michael Rubia of Amlan PNP as Elbert Dayot Marimat, 31, of Barangay Polo, Tanjay City, Negros Oriental.

Confiscated from the suspect were two plastic sachets of suspected shabu including the buy bust item in exchange for P500 marked money and one black cellphone.

The suspect is detained at Amlan PNP custodial facility and charged with violation of RA 9165.*(CMGARDE)