ORMOC CITY-A newly identified drug peddler was arrested in Naval, Biliran on November 10.

Police Major Chamberline Ludevise, town police chief, identified the arrested suspect as Judy Carlobos, a.k.a. Indoy, 53, at their village in Larrazabal in the said town at about 3:38 pm.

The suspect is described by the local police as a street-level individual on their drug watch list.

Recovered from the possession of the suspect was one green plastic straw containing a white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu, procured by an operative in the amount of P1,000.

Charges of violation of RA 9165, the Comprehensive Law against Illegal Drugs of 2002, were filed against the suspect who is now temporarily detained at the locked-up cell of the Naval municipal police station.(ROBERT DEJON)