Jailed pusher's son nabbed for selling drugs

Greanne Mendoza, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Nov 11 2016 03:41 AM | Updated as of Nov 12 2016 09:09 AM

CAGAYAN DE ORO - A 21-year-old man was arrested in a drug buy-bust operation in Barangay Macasandig on Thursday.

Operatives of the Cagayan de Oro police arrested suspect Arnold "Tiki" Lijanio. According to authorities, Lijanio took over the business of selling drugs after his father was apprehended for selling drugs.

Also arrested in the buy-bust operation was 29-year-old Michael "Biboy" Abacajen. Police said the two work together in drug transactions.

Recovered from the suspects were three sachets of suspected shabu and one kitchen knife.

Aside from violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act, the two will also be charged with illegal possession of bladed weapons.