A pool attendant was arrested for peddling suspected marijuana recently in Burgos Street.

P/Lt. Col. Socrates Faltado, spokesperson of Police Regional Office-MIMAROPA identified the suspect as Jerome Mendros, 22, a resident of Dacanay Road, Barangay San Manuel.

According to Faltado, Mendros who was arrested on October 23 was a newly identified pusher and user.

The authorities were able to buy three self-sealing plastics containing dried marijuana leaves for P1,500.

The arrest was made by City Drug Enforcement Unit, City Mobile Force Company, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Palawan, and Anti-Crime Task Force of Puerto Princesa City.