Chief Inspector Pancho Doble, head of Castillejos PNP, identifi ed those arrested as Rolan Castro y Mendoza, aka Dyangga, 48; Ruel Suerte y De Guzman, aka We’ll, 26; Sam Abudabua y Dela Merced, 29 – all of Purok 4, Barangay Del Pilar, Castillejos town; and Dolhan Juan, 18, native of Zamboanga, presently residing at Barangay Matain, Subic, Zambales.
The suspects were caught in the act of selling shabu to a police poseur-buyer. Recovered from them were seven heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets containing suspected granules of shabu, one P500 bill marked money, and fi ve assorted cellphones.
At Barangay Linusungan, San Marcelino, Zambales, police led by Senior Inspector Janice Piga arrested Correnne Sese y Garcia, aka Coleen, 20, and resident of Barangay San Isidro, Castillejos, Zambales selling shabu to police poseur-buyer.
Recovered from the suspect were one heatsealed transparent plastic sachet of suspected shabu and P300 marked money.
In Olongapo City, the Zambales Criminal Investigation and DetectionTeam headed by Chief Inspector Antonio Ananayo, Jr., arrested suspect Roberto Chia y Mateo, 45, of Gatbonton Street, Barangay New Kalalake, selling shabu worth P300 to a police poseur-buyer.
Recovered from the suspect are four transparent plastic sachets of shabu and assorted drug paraphernalia.
All the suspects are now facing charges for violation of RA 9165 before the Zambales Provincial Prosecutors Office, Olongapo City.