POLICE Regional Office 9 director, Brigadier General Jesus D. Cambay Jr. yesterday announced the arrest of five known drug personalities in Zamboanga City following a series of buy-bust operations on Wednesday.
The official identified the suspects as Aljibar Pantasan, Aljimar Kabba, Abdulsharif Ibno, Junnel Bara and Eric Garcia.
Cambay said Pantasan,22, and Kabba, a 21-year- old security guard were arrested in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Kasanyangan which led in the recovery of five heat-sealed plastic sachets containing some P10,000 worth of shabu and the boodle money topped by two marked P100 bills.
Ibno,22, a construction worker yielded some P5,000 worth of shabu and three marked P100 bills during a sting in Dumpsite, Bgy. Kasanyangan.
On the other hand, Bara,44, and Garcia,38, both construction workers were arrested after they conspired to sell shabu to a poseur in Bgy. Baliwasan.
Recovered from the possession of the two were seven plastic sachets containing around P10,000 worth of shabu, two marked P100 bills and a weighing scale.