Six people were arrested Wednesday for illegally transporting petroleum products during two separate operations conducted by city police operatives.

Alias “Ronald,” 44, alias “Rodel,” 50, and alias “Roel,” 32, were apprehended by personnel from Puerto Princesa City Police Station 5 at the checkpoint in Barangay Tanabag. Confiscated from them were a Silver FUSO 10-wheeler truck and approximately 4,400 liters of diesel, valued at P261,360.00.

Later the same day, personnel from Puerto Princesa City Police Station 4 arrested alias “Arcon,” 48, alias “Michael,” 26, and alias “Lennon,” 19, at Aloha Farm, Purok Masagana, Barangay Macarascas.

Authorities confiscated a Hyundai Wagon (Green) with plate number KDL 235 and approximately 600 liters of petroleum products worth P20,000.