Dupax Del Sur, Nueva Vizcaya – A 27-year-old drug personality has been nabbed in a buy-bust operation on Monday, Oct 10 in Dupax Del Sur, Nueva Vizcaya while his companion was able to escape.
Local police have identified the arrested suspect as Faizal Kit Iritan, a resident of Barangay Maangayang in the said town, while his companion, 22-year-old Jack Shog-oy from the same Barangay was able to flee during the buy-bust operation.
Iritan’s arrest took place at Barangay Balzain in the said town on Monday morning after his attempt to sell a plastic sachet containing methamphetamine hydrochloride or ‘shabu’ to an undercover operative.
Based on the police report, cops were able to seize 2 sachets containing meth from the suspect with a street value of P3,500 along with the buy bust money, and more cash of different denominations.
Local authorities said they are now in hot pursuit of Shog-oy, while Iritan is in the custody of Dupax del Sur Police Station.
The suspect will be facing charges for violation of RA9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002. TNF