P714K worth of shabu, gun, seized in Oas buy-bust, high-value suspect falls

Oas, Albay— Some 714 thousand pesos worth of shabu including a 22 caliber revolver gun were seized in an entrapment operation launched Friday, February 25, that led to the arrest of a high-value individual at Oas, Albay.

The suspect who was a resident of Ligao City, was arrested at around 11 am at Purok 1, Brgy. Iraya Norte, Oas, Albay.

Police said that the suspect was caught during a cash-to-cash transaction of a 105 grams of shabu amounting to Php714k. Along with the confiscated evidences were a 22 caliber revolver gun loaded with 5 live ammunitions, a cellphone, lighter and including the buy-bust money.

Arrested suspect is now under the custody of Oas Municipal Police Station while the drug items and other pieces of evidences were brought to the provincial intelligence unit. | Ken Oliver Balde

Photo: Oas Municipal Police Station