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8 drug personalities nabbed in drug stings in Cam. Sur, Albay

By: - Correspondent / @msarguellesINQ
/ 11:59 AM March 08, 2020

LEGAZPI CITY — At least eight drug personalities were arrested on Saturday and Sunday in separate drug stings in the provinces of Camarines Sur and Albay.

Anti-nacotics operatives also seized several sachets containing suspected  “shabu” (crystal meth) and drug paraphernalia in the same operations, Maj. Maria Luisa Calubaquib, Bicol police spokesperson, said.

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In Pamplona town in Camarines Sur, police arrested seven bus drivers and conductors who were sniffing shabu while playing a card game at the barracks of Elavil Travel and Tours in Barangay San Vicente at around 4 p.m. Saturday.

Arrested were Federico Ebona, 56, resident of Naga City; Roque Asog, 38, of Bula, Camarine Sur; Noel Pacal, 47, Bernard Bepenosa, 49, Emelito Atienza, 46, Erwin Samonte, 46, all of Daet, Camarines Norte;  and Herman Bermas, 66, of Tanay, Rizal.

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Seized were five sachets of shabu, five glass pipes (tooter), drug paraphernalia, a deck of playing cards, and P2,300 bet money.

In Tiwi, Albay, police arrested drug surenderer Jaime Cilot, 39, of barangay Putsan, after selling a sachet of shabu to an undercover agent. He yielded five more sachets of shabu when authorities searched him.

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