The anti-drug operatives of Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) RO8 and Calbayog City Police Station arrested a female personality for shabu sale in Calbayog City during a buy-bust operation conducted on November 22, 2016 at around 8:30 PM at Room G-003, Princess Pension House, Brgy. Payahan, Calbayog City.
In a report submitted to PDEA Director General Isidro S. Lapeña, elements of PDEA Regional Office 8 under Director Edgar T. Jubay and Calbayog City Police Station identified the suspect as Ma. Rhosette Olaje y Fortuna, 27 years old, and resident of Brgy. Lunang 2, Almagro, Samar.
Purchased and confiscated during the operation were one (1) piece heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be Methamphetamine Hydrochloride also known as Shabu weighing more or less 0.05 gram, with an estimated market value of Four Hundred Pesos (Php 400.00).
Olaje will be facing charges for violations of Section 5 (Sale of Dangerous Drugs), Article II of RA 9165 (Comprehensive Dangerous Drug Act of 2002) for shabu sale in Calbayog City.
The suspect is now temporarily detained at Calbayog City Police Station Lock-up Facility while waiting for her confinement order.