Three suspected illegal drug pushers were arrested during a buy-bust operation by the Station Anti-Illegal Drugs(SAID) in ML Quezon Road in Bagumbayan, Taguig City, Saturday morning.
Police identified the suspects as Ernesto Evangelista who who is the target for the operation, his live-in partner, Jocely Osorio, and nephew Maynard Reyes.
According to Police Chief Inspector, Jerry Amindalan, chief of the Taguig SAID, they have watched the movements of the suspects for two months, and on Saturday morning the assets buy shabu worth P3,000.
Moreover, Amindalan said that Evangelista is on the watchlist of the Taguig Police and most drug users were from Bagumbayan, Taguig City.
Six sachets of shabu were recovered from the suspects with a value of up to P75,000.
Police have recovered six sachets of shabu from the suspects with a value of up to P75,000, nine bullets, a 38 caliber pistol and several drug paraphernalia