A 36-year old jobless man was arrested by the police in a buy-bust operation in Little Tondo, Barangay Poblacion, Taytay on Wednesday morning.

P/Capt. Ric Ramos, spokesperson of the Palawan Provincial Police Office (PPO), identified the suspect as Eldie Dalabajan Repe, a local resident.

Confiscated from him were three heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets of shabu with an estimated street value of P3,000 and other personal belongings.

The suspect will face charges of violating RA 9165.