A 33-year old female engaged in illegal drug activity was arrested in a buy-bust operation early morning today, November 19, 2021at Purok Kabulakan 1, Barangay Singcang Airport, Bacolod City.

The suspect was identified as Sarian Joy Cagayanan Y Soberano, 33 years old and a resident of Purok Mahiliugyon, Barangay 35, Bacolod City.

Cagayanan is listed as Street Level Individual.

The elements of Bacolod City Police Office Station 8 arrested Cagayanan after she sold to police poseur- buyer one (1) heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline believed to be shabu in exchange of money amounting to Five Hundred Pesos (Php500.00).

According to police operatives, alyas “Tangkay” who evaded the arrest was the subject of the operation. Instead, Cagayanan hand-in the item to the police poseur-buyer, while the latter received the buy-bust money.

Recovered from the suspect were; six (6) pieces elongated heat sealed transparent plastic sachets containing white crystalline substance of suspected shabu, one (1) piece violet pouch, one (1) black sling bag and the Five Hundred peso (Php500. 00) buy-bust money.

The seized illegal drugs have an estimated weight of 20 grams with standard drug Price of Php 136,000.00.

PRO6 top cop, Police Brigadier General Flynn E Dongbo congratulates the police operatives for the successful operation and encourages them to continue the relentless effort on anti-illegal drugs campaign.

The suspect is presently under the custody of Bacolod City Police Office Station 8 for appropriate filing of case in violation of Republic Act 9165 or “Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002”.


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