Abandoned car in Bulacan yields P6.8 million worth of ‘shabu’

/ 02:40 PM March 21, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — A kilogram of suspected “shabu” was found Thursday in an abandoned car in Barangay (village) Camachilihan in the municipality of Bustos, Bulacan, police said.

According to the Bulacan Police Provincial Office, intelligence operatives of the Bustos Municipal Police Station received a telephone call from a concerned citizen about the abandoned black Daewoo car with plate number XKP-622.


(Photos from Bulacan Police Provincial Office)

Police then proceeded to the site and inspected the car. Police officers found a green pack marked as “refined Chinese tea” which contained the suspected “shabu.” The pack was concealed inside a red plastic bag, police said.

(Photo from Bulacan Police Provincial Office)

According to police, the pack has Chinese markings almost similar to those found in packs of “shabu” recovered on Tuesday in Muntinlupa City by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency.


READ: PDEA agents seize P1.13-B worth of shabu in Muntinlupa

Meanwhile, Scene of the Crime Operatives and the members of the police Highway Patrol Group were called to process the recovered suspected illegal drugs and the abandoned car.  /muf

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