2 nabbed for drugs, rob in Angeles

October 09, 2019

ANGELES CITY – A suspected drug pusher was arrested in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Lourdes Sur here the other day while another person was arrested in Barangay San Nicolas for robbery.

Col. Patrick Joyce Sangalang, officer-in-charge of the city police here, identified the suspected pusher as Cyclon Amor, 37, who sold P500 worth of shabu to a poseur-buyer.

When arrested and subjected to body search, Amor yielded two more sachets of shabu and the marked peso bill used in the police operation.

The suspect is facing charges for violation of Republic Act 9165, the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

Sangalang said the operation was properly coordinated with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency.

In Barangay San Nicolas, policemen arrested one Hamlet De Ocera, the top 4 most wanted in the city police’s priority list.