Businessman nailed in drug buy-bust op

BURGOS, Ilocos Norte, Dec. 14, 2020–A manager-owner of a car wash station located in the outskirt of this town was arrested during a drug buy-bust operation, a police report said yesterday.

P/Captain Sheryl Guzman, the town police chief, said operatives confiscated from the businessman seven sachets of suspected shabu valued at about P8,000.

She said the suspect was tagged in the PDEA watchlist as a street-level drug dealer.

Lawmen had been monitoring the suspect’s illegal activities for one month until they conducted the buy-bust operation at his car wash station, the PNP said. (tri-media report)