Police arrested a laborer in a buy-bust operation at Purok Esmeralda in Bago City’s Barangay Poblacion on Tuesday, January 5.
Authorities identified the victim as 34-year-old Mark Anthony Baydid, a resident of the said place.
Baydid was nabbed after he sold a sachet of suspected shabu to an undercover officer around 3:10 p.m.
Officers of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency 6 and Bago City Police Station led by Police Major John Joel Batusbatusan confiscated four heat-sealed sachets of suspected shabu.
Baydid was detained at the Bago City Police Station, facing charges for violation of Republic Act 9165, or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002./WDJ