Zambo City drug dealer busted

A 41-YEAR-OLD tricycle driver in Zamboanga City was arrested by the local police on Friday evening after he sold shabu to an undercover officer, a Police Regional Office 9 report said.

Gorbal Hassan, a resident of Barangay Lower Calarian, yielded 10 heat-sealed plastic sachets containing  some P2,500 worth of the so-called ‘poor man’s cocaine and a marked P200 bill during the entrapment operation in Stanvac area at 8:20 p.m. Friday, said PRO9 director, Brigadier General Froilan F. Quidilla.

Quidilla said that members of the Drug Enforcement Unit of the Zamboanga City Police Office conducted the sting amid persistent information about the drug trafficking activities of the suspect in his neighborhood.