2 drug users nabbed in Arayat town
ARAYAT - Two suspected illegal drug users were arrested by local authorities here during a buy-bust operation in Barangay Plazang Luma recently.
This town’s chief of police Superintendent Dale Soliba identified the suspects as Mario Almas and Romilyn Balajadia, both residents of this town.
Soliba said that the two suspects have been under the surveillance of police authorities for their alleged involvement in the proliferation of illegal drugs in Arayat and other towns.
Confiscated from the possession of Almas and Balajadia were five sachets of suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride, P500 marked money used in the operation, and other personal belongings.
The two suspects were charged for violation of RA 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act, and are currently detained at this town’s police detention facility.