BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN
Four drug suspects were arrested and P186,000 in suspected shabu was seized in buy-bust operations in Silay and Himamaylan, Negros Occidental, on Thursday and yesterday.
Nabbed during the buy-bust operation yesterday at Hacienda Fortuna Subdivision in Brgy. 5, Silay City, was Jose Senica Vasquez, alias Nick, who yielded 20 grams of suspected shabu, with a street market value of P136,000, assorted paraphernalia, and P500 in marked money.
The buy-bust operation in Brgy. Su-ay, Himamaylan City, on Thursday led to the arrest of drug suspects identified as Joan Florentino, David Bryan Paltinca, and Joeben Jeff Reyes, all residents of Himamaylan. Their arrest yielded about five grams of suspected shabu, worth P50,000, assorted drug paraphernalia, and P500 in marked money.*