Two alleged drug dealers included in the police’s watchlist were arrested for allegedly selling shabu to an undercover cop in Baclayon.
Operatives of the Baclayon Municipal Drug Enforcement Unit apprehended Bryan Lambo, 33, and Neil “Kew” Jungao, 43, both residents of Baclayon, through a drug buy-bust operation on Tuesday night.
According to Baclayon police chief Sr. Insp. Raymond Halasan, Lambo and Jungao were suspected of involvement in illegal drug activities although both did not surrender under “Oplan Tokhang.”
They were placed under surveillance and on Tuesday night were spotted allegedly selling illegal drugs in Barangay Guiwanon, Baclayon.
Police then set up the staged drug transaction against both men.
Lambo and Jungao were placed under police custody after they allegedly sold shabu worth P2,000 to a poseur-buyer.
Both have been detained and are set to be charged with sale and possession of illegal drugs. (wm)