Kagawad Nabbed in Drug Bust

A barangay kagawad was arrested by elements of Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)-Negros Oriental and Bais City PNP around 5:20 p.m. on Monday in a buy bust operation in Bais City, Negros Oriental.

Agent Jason Cabatana led the PDEA agents in arresting Dean Brian Ferraren Acas of Sitio San Jose, Barangay 2, Bais.

A suspected shabu worth more or less P2,500 was confiscated from his possession. He is now detained at Bais City PNP and charged with violation of Section 5, Article II of RA 9165.*( Cyrus M. Garde)