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11 students found in ‘pot session’ in Makati

/ 11:00 AM February 05, 2019
11 students found in 'pot session' in Makati

Drug kits are displayed in this file photo. Makati police and barangay officials found similar instruments inside a house in Barangay Southside, where 11 students were reportedly making noise Monday night, Feb. 4, 2019. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO / ROBERT DEJON

MANILA, Philippines — Police found 11 students suspected to be engaged in a pot session in Makati City.

Police said the Bantay Bayan of Barangay Southside received a complaint about people creating noise inside a house in the village on Monday night.

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Members of the Bantay Bayan and the police then responded and found the students aged 14 to 17 inside the house.

They later discovered alleged drug paraphernalia that included a sachet of suspected marijuana, a tooter, five plastic sachets with traces of suspected shabu, 18 pieces of aluminum foil strips, and five lighters from the students.

The discovery prompted suspicion that the minors were engaged in a pot session.

The case has been referred to the Station Drug Enforcement Unit of the Makati City Police Station for investigation. /cbb

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