P180K worth of drugs con is­cated in Si­lay City

Watchmen Daily Journal - - News -

At least P180,000 worth of sus­pected shabu was seized yes­ter­day af­ter­noon fol­low­ing a buy-bust op­er­a­tion at Vil­la­her­gon in Barangay Rizal, Si­lay City.

Po­lice iden­ti­fied the sus­pect as Car­los Jaen, a res­i­dent of the said area.

Si­lay City po­lice said Jaen was nabbed af­ter he handed over one sa­chet of sus­pected shabu.

Dur­ing the ar­rest, the sus­pect al­legedly fought back against the ar­rest­ing of­fi­cers, although po­lice were able to gain con­trol fol­low­ing the scuf­fle.

One po­lice of­fi­cer was wounded in the in­ci­dent. Po­lice re­cov­ered a to­tal of 12 small and five medium sa­chets of sus­pected shabu, drug para­pher­na­lia, and the buy-bust money.

Jaen faces pos­ses­sion and sale of il­le­gal drugs charges and is de­tained at the Si­lay City Po­lice Sta­tion.

(Mayor Mark J. Golez Face­book photo)

Car­los Jaen was ar­rested yes­ter­day af­ter­noon fol­low­ing a buy-bust op­er­a­tion in Si­lay City, where at least P180,000 worth of sus­pected shabu was seized.

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