Woman nabbed in drug bust

A woman was arrested around 3:15 p.m. Wednesday by Provincial Drug Enforcement Unit of Negros Oriental Police Provincial Office in Aldecoa Street, Barangay Daro, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental.

Police identified the suspect as Merli Wacay Jacuba, of legal age, of Oblation, Sta. Catalina town, Negros Oriental.

Several sachets of suspected shabu were confiscated from her in exchange for marked money. She is detained at Dumaguete City Police Station and charged with violation of RA 9165.*(CMGARDE)


Man with illegal possession cases nabbed

A man was arrested by police after he was served with a warrant for illegal possession of firearm around 3:40 p.m. Wednesday in Sitio Tower, Barangay Kalamtukan, Bayawan City, Negros Oriental.

Police Chief Inspector Michael Aydoc, Bayawan PNP chief identified the suspect as John Paul Condez, of legal age, of the place.

He has six arrest warrants for illegal possession of firearm issued by the court.

He is detained at Bayawan PNP custodial facility.*(CMGARDE)