Cop, 3 others nabbed in Makati buy-bust
MANILA – Four people, including a policeman, were arrested in a buy-bust operation in Makati City on Monday.
Police arrested PO3 Felix Cabrera and his cohorts, Nestor Fortuno, Leonardo Garcia and Noel Bermejo.
Senior Inspector Gaylord Tamayo of the Makati Police said Bermejo, a retired soldier who has allegedly turned to drug pushing, was the target of the operation.
Bermejo allegedly escaped from the arresting policemen and hid inside a house where the three other suspects were allegedly having a drug session.
Policemen were able to track down Bermejo, resulting in his and the three others' arrest.
Policemen seized suspected shabu (methamphetamine hydrochloride) and several paraphernalia from the suspects.
Cabrera, who is assigned at the Manila Police District, is facing criminal and administrative charges. – report from Jerome Lantin, ABS-CBN News