A tricycle driver was collared by operatives of the Drug Enforcement Team during a buy-bust operation in MCDC, Bgy. Canlubang, Calamba City, Laguna, Saturday night.
Supt. Fernando Ortega, Calamba City police chief, identified the arrested suspect as Ramon Landicho, 46, allegedly a newly-identified drug personality.
The DET swooped down on the suspect’s hideout at 8:20 p.m. led by SPO2 Colinares that resulted in the confiscation of three transparent plastic sachets of shabu (about 1.65 grams) with an estimated street value of P5,500 each, and marked P500 bill.
The suspect and the recovered pieces of evidence will be brought to Regional Crime Laboratory 4A for drug and laboratory test. Charges will be filed against the suspect.