Two men nabbed in Tejero drug bust

Intern 05/02/2018

Two men were arrested in a buy-bust operation in Sitio Blessed Sacrament Villagonzalo 2 in Barangay Tejero, Cebu City on Tuesday evening (May 1). Arrested were Crizalde Mapait and Michael Acab Devivar. Seized from their possession were…

Three arrested in Danao drug bust

Rene Alima 04/25/2018

Three newly identified drug peddlers were arrested in two buy-bust operations in Barangays Looc and Sta. Rosa in Danao City on Wednesday dawn, April 25. First to fall was Jonel Almaden, 35, a habal-habal driver from Barangay…

Couple nabbed in Mandaue drug bust

Norman V. Mendoza 04/18/2018

A couple who are alleged leaders of the “Salisi” group were arrested in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Canduman, Mandaue City on Tuesday evening. Authorities arrested Alexander Tapirla, 48, and his 38-year-old wife, Joan Tapirla, for illegal…

Drug personality, two cohorts fall in Minglanilla drug bust

Benjie B. Talisic 04/15/2018

One of the top 10 drug personalities in Minglanilla, a southern town 15 km from Cebu City, was arrested during a police anti-illegal drug operation on Sunday morning. Arnel Alforque also known as “Shongo,” 23, of Sitio…

Pusher injured in Consolacion drug bust

Benjie B. Talisic 04/13/2018

An arrested drug pusher sustained a gunshot wound when cops fired back at him in a buy-bust operation in District 4 Barangay Pulpogan town in Consolacion Cebu at past 11 p.m., Thursday (April 12). The suspect was…

3 arrested in Labangon drug bust

Benjie B. Talisic 04/11/2018

Three persons were arrested in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Labangon, Cebu City past 11 p.m., Tuesday (April 10) Authorities arrested Raffy Sabiona, 26, the subject of the operation; Ismaelson Alcos, 34, both from Barangay Labangon; and…

Two arrested in Mandaue drug bust

Benjie B. Talisic, Fe Marie D. Dumaboc 04/06/2018

A 35-year-old man and a pregnant woman were arrested in a drug-bust operation at Fourth Abellana Extension in Barangay Basak, Mandaue City on April 6, past 12 midnight. The authorities arrested Raniel Garrido, and Barbara May Fernandez,…

Five nabbed in Guadalupe drug bust

Benjie B. Talisic 04/05/2018

Five persons were arrested in a buy-bust operation along Englis V. Rama Ave. in Barangay Guadalupe, Cebu City past 5 p.m. Thursday. Rhea Calvo, 33, who was the subject of the operation, was arrested together with her…

Four arrested in Lapu drug bust

Norman Mendoza 04/05/2018

Four were arrested in a buy-bust operation in Lapu-Lapu City on April 5, Thursday dawn. Arrested were Marideth Villacote, 45; Rosemarie Cosep, 37; Ally Tumulak, 43; and Jeffrey Tumulak, 39. Seized from them were 24 small plastic…

2 women arrested in Kamagayan drug bust

Benjie B. Talisic 04/04/2018

Two women were arrested in a drug-bust operation in Barangay Kamagayan, Cebu City past 2 a.m. on Wednesday. Chyrel Cabbarobias, 40, and Leah Cabunero, 36, both from Sitio NiƱo Barangay Cebu City was arrested for possession and…