Fisherman turns over P51-M ‘shabu’ in Northern Samar

NORTHERN SAMAR. A policeman surveys the coastal area in Sitio Pagul, Barangay Pio del Pilar, Biri, Northern Samar after a local fisherman found three sealed plastic bags allegedly containing shabu worth P51 million Saturday, August 10, 2019. (Photo courtesy of Pulisya ng Biri)

A FISHERMAN turned over three sealed plastic bags containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu or methamphetamine hydrochloride in Biri, Northern Samar Saturday, August 10, 2019.

Police said the fisherman saw the plastic bags along the shoreline of Sitio Pagul, Barangay Pio del Pilar, Biri, at around 2:35 p.m. Saturday.

The three plastic bags weighed a total of 7.5 kilos with an estimated Dangerous Drugs Board value of P51 million, said the police.

The Biri Municipal Police is investigating the incident. (Ronald O. Reyes/SunStar Philippines)


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