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High-value target arrested, P560K worth shabu seized in Cebu buy-bust

  • A level 2 high-value target was arrested with warrant on Monday in a buy-bust operation staged in Talisay City in Cebu province
  • The suspect is known in the area by his alias, “Welmer Oca”
  • Seized from him was P562,000 worth of suspected shabu

Elmer Macarambon, a level 2 high-value target was arrested on Monday morning in an anti-illegal drug buy-bust operation staged at Barangay Tangke, Talisay City, in Cebu province.

A warrant of arrest for selling illegal drugs was also issued against Macarambon, who is known at the area by the alias “Welmer Oca.”

Around P562,000 worth of suspected shabu was seized from the suspect.

According to the authorities, Macarambon was a subject in the Police’ “Oplan Silhig” last week but he was able to escape.

Meanwhile, a food vendor was also arrested in the same city in a separate buy-bust operation staged in Barangay Tangke.

Seized from the suspect were 7 sachets of shabu with an estimated street value of P4,000,000.