By Ma. Irish Joy M. Sabio, Intern
A street level target of Police Station 7 (PS7) was caught in a buy-bust operation along Mars Street, Purok Hillside, Barangay Mansilingan, Bacolod City Friday.
Police identified the suspect as 28-year-old Ryan Gonzaga, a resident of Purok Kabugwason in the said barangay.
Anti-drug operatives from PS7 said Gonzaga was arrested in an operation led by station commander, Police Senior Inspector Ramel Sarona.
Confiscated from Gonzaga were a small sachet of suspected drugs, one P500 bill, an elongated sachet of suspected shabu, a lighter, a mobile phone, and a motorcycle and key with an estimated street value of P1,000.
The suspect is currently detained at the custodial facility of PS7 in violation of RA 9165, or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002./WDJ