OPERATIVES of the Drugs Enforcement Team (DET) of San Pablo PNP arrested a newly identified drug personality following the seizure of P15,000 worth of suspected shabu during a drug bust in Bgy. San Gabriel, San Pablo City, Laguna, on Friday afternoon.
Police Provincial Director PCol. Serafin Petalio II identified the arrested suspect as Jomel Adriano, 33, jobless, of Bgy. Del Remedio, San Pablo City.
The anti-illegal drug operation was conducted by the Drug Enforcement Team with Laguna PDEA in Bgy. San Gabriel where the dealing between police poseur buyer and the suspect transpired at around 6:30 p.m.
During the buy-bust, police confiscated pieces of evidence of six heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets containing suspected shabu with an estimated street value worth P15,000, P300 suspected proceeds of illegal drugs, a coin purse and P500 marked money.
The arrested suspect and the seized shabu were brought to the San Pablo Provincial Crime Laboratory Office in Camp Paciano Rizal, Sta. Cruz, Laguna for a drug test and laboratory examination.