‘Shabu’ worth P3.4M seized in Naga City buy-bust
LEGAZPI CITY –– Suspected shabu (crystal meth) worth P3.4 million was confiscated from an alleged illegal drug pusher during a police drug sting in Naga City Wednesday night, a top official of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in Bicol said on Thursday.
Christian Frivaldo, PDEA Bicol director, said Matias Matute, resident of Barangay Banga Caves in Ragay town in Camarines Sur province, was arrested at 9:10 p.m. while selling shabu to an undercover agent in an alleged safe house in Barangay Peñafrancia.
PDEA operatives confiscated five plastic sachets containing shabu weighing 500 grams from the suspect./lzb
Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.