By BiliranIsland.com Staff
Published 10:38 AM, May 04, 2021
Naval, Biliran — A Trisikad (Bicycle with sidecar) driver who sidelined into selling illegal drugs yielded 5 sachets containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu during a buy bust operation conducted by operatives of PDEA Biliran Province Field Unit, the Provincial Drug Enforcement Unit of Biliran Provincial Police Office and the Station Drug Enforcement Team about 10:50 in the morning today (May 04) along So Anas, Brgy Agpangi, Naval, Biliran.
Naval COP Police Major Michael John Astorga identified the suspect as Danny Delantar, 25 with live-in partner, trisikad driver, and resident of Brgy Atipolo, Naval, Biliran.
Recovered from his possession was one sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu procured by an operative in the amount of P500. During body search in front of Hon Kagawad Jobert O. Madrona, Leonard C. Javinez, NPS representative, and Marlon Anthony Mecaral, Media representative, the searching cop recovered a P500 bill bearing serial number DA433940 which a court subscribed money intended for the said operation. Further body search also resulted in the recovery of a scratch paper that once opened resulted in the recovery of four more sachets containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu with a street value of P2000.
The suspect did not issue any statement to the media covering the buy bust operation.
Charges of violations of Sec 5 (selling illegal drugs) and Sec 11 (possession of illegal drugs) of RA 9165 the Comprehensive Law against illegal drugs of 2002 is being readied by the arresting authorities against the suspect who is temporarily languishing at the Naval Police Station. -BiliranIsland.com