Police net 2 pushers, 2 wanted persons in Nueva Ecija

Police scored in the campaign against crime with the arrest of two suspected drug pushers and four wanted persons and confiscation of shabu and a loose firearm in Nueva Ecija.

A report on Wednesday, Dec. 21, from Col. Richard V. Caballeron, officer-in-charge, Nueva Ecija police, said two drug pushers were arrested in separate buy-bust operations in Gapan City and Santo Domingo.

Seized from the suspects were suspected shabu with a total value of P5,580. Suspects face drug-related charges.

The four wanted persons face frustrated murder and estafa charges and are now under the custody of the arresting units.

A homemade 12-gauge shotgun was voluntarily surrendered to the Jaen police in line the PNP’s Balik-Baril Program and intensified campaign against gun-for-hire and other lawless individuals.