6 arrested in buy-bust ops

Three persons were arrested in a buy-bust at Barangay Singcang-Airport, Bacolod City Sunday. (Photo courtesy of Police Station 8)

By: Glazyl Y. Masculino

BACOLOD City – Three persons were arrested here while three others were also collared in two towns in Negros Occidental in separate buy-bust operations on Sept 15, 2019.

Personnel of Police Station 8 conducted an operation at Barangay Singcang-Airport here which resulted in the apprehension of Alexander Corot, Jamel Hadjirauf, and Ronnie Medel.

Police recovered from them five sachets of suspected shabu worth P140,000, and the P500 marked money.

All three suspects are detained at the said police station.

In Pontevedra town, Josue Brondo Jr., 40; and Dawn Marie Onelas, 31, were collared at Barangay Recreo after police seized from them six sachets of suspected shabu worth P12,000, drug paraphernalia, the P500 marked money, and P380 cash.

In Manapla town, Julius Escarmoso, 43, of Barangay 11-A was arrested at the said village after he allegedly yielded five sachets of suspected shabu worth P4,500, and the P500 marked money.