TWO ALLEGED drug suspects were nabbed in a buy-bust operation along Del Pilar Street, Agdao District around 5 p.m. on Sept. 18.
They were identified as Peter Salibay and Rodel Lariosa.
Nephi Noli Dimaandal, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency XI spokesperson, said they were arrested after they handed over one sachet of shabu worth P7,000 to an operative.
Four sachets with suspected shabu weighing more or less six grams with a street value of P90,000 were also taken from their possession. Police seized the vehicle used in their drug transaction.
The suspects are now detained in the PDEA XI detention facility. The seized suspected illegal drugs were submitted to the Laboratory Service for examination.
Meanwhile, the two men face a case for violation of Sec. 5 (Sale of Dangerous Drugs), Sec. 11 (Possession of Dangerous Drugs) and Sec. 12 (Possession of Drug Paraphernalia), Article II of Republic Act 9165 or The Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.