outbrain
Close  

2 suspected ‘shabu’ peddlers, 1 ‘user’ nabbed in Lucena

/ 01:56 PM December 05, 2019

LUCENA CITY –– Police nabbed two suspected “shabu” (crystal meth) peddlers and one alleged drug user in buy-bust operations here on Wednesday.

Anti-illegal drugs operatives collared Noel Regalario, 52, after he sold shabu to a police agent in a transaction in Barangay 5 around 7 p.m., Lt. Colonel Romulo Albacea, Lucena police chief, said in a report.

ADVERTISEMENT

Construction worker Wilbert Valencia, 29, was also arrested while buying shabu from Regalario during the buy-bust operation.

Regalario yielded eight plastic sachets of shabu worth P8,900 in the street market.

FEATURED STORIES

Earlier, policemen also busted Markgil Porlay, 27, in another drug sting in Barangay Ibabang Dupay around 2:20 p.m.

Authorities seized five plastic sachets of shabu worth P7,770 in the street market.

The suspects are facing charges for violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002. Delfin T. Mallari Jr.

Edited by Lzb
Read Next
LATEST STORIES
MOST READ
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

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.

TAGS: arrests, buy-bust, Crystal Meth, Local news, Lucena City, ‎Police, shabu
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.


© Copyright 1997-2020 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.