TACLOBAN

P136-M 'shabu' bound for Eastern Visayas seized at Matnog port

Photo courtesy of Matnog PNP.

POLICE intercepted 20 kilograms of suspected "shabu" worth P136 million reportedly bound for Eastern Visayas on Thursday, January 16, at the port of Matnog in Sorsogon.

Joint operatives from Matnog Municipal Police Station and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)-Bicol arrested two suspected pushers identified as Irish Yap Dela Pena and Jose Lani Abarido Racaza around 10 a.m., Thursday.

Initial reports show the drugs were placed inside a luggage while the suspects were onboard a passenger bus from Metro Manila bound for Eastern Visayas.

The suspects will be facing charges in violation of Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002. (Sunstar Philippines)


VIEW COMMENTS
DISCLAIMER:

SunStar website welcomes friendly debate, but comments posted on this site do not necessarily reflect the views of the SunStar management and its affiliates. SunStar reserves the right to delete, reproduce or modify comments posted here without notice. Posts that are inappropriate will automatically be deleted.


Forum rules:

Do not use obscenity. Some words have been banned. Stick to the topic. Do not veer away from the discussion. Be coherent. Do not shout or use CAPITAL LETTERS!

sunstar.com.ph