ORMOC CITY– A fish vendor who sell illegal drugs was arrested in a buy-bust operation in Calbayog City on Friday(Nov. 25).

Arrested in the sting operation in Barangay Aguit-itan was Jimmy Sorio,45 who is from Brgy. Anomon, Lope de Vega in Northern Samar.

Taken from his possession during the operation conducted by the members of the City drugs Enforcement Unit were nine sachets of suspected shabu weighing 1.5 grams with a street value of P10,200, said Lt. Col. Ericsson del Rosario, Calbayog chief of police.

Charges of violations of RA 9165 or the Comprehensive Law against Illegal Drugs of 2002 has been filed at the City Prosecutors Office against the suspect here on Saturday (Nov. 26) thru inquest proceedings.

He is now detained at the locked up cell of the Calbayog CPS.