MORE than a kilo of suspected shabu worth P6,970,000 were confiscated during buy-bust operation by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA 7) in the mountain Cebu City barangay of Pulangbato at 5:15 p.m. on Monday, July 24.
The anti-illegal drug operation resulted in the arrest of Jundam Dacalos, 37, a resident of Sitio San Vicente, Barangay Bulacao, Cebu City.
Seized from him were 26 large packs of alleged shabu weighing a total of 1,025 grams and valued at P6,970,000, bust-bust money, a cellphone and a weighing scale.
According to PDEA 7 information officer Leia Alcantara, they subjected Dacalos to a case buildup for a week after receiving information from their reliable source about his involvement in illegal drug activity.
It was learned that Dacalos can dispose of between 500 and 1,000 grams of illegal substance every week. (AYB, TPT)