3 suspects fall, P77,000 in meth seized in police, PDEA operation in Lucena | Inquirer News

3 suspects fall, P77,000 in meth seized in police, PDEA operation in Lucena

By: - Correspondent / @dtmallarijrINQ
/ 06:35 PM March 05, 2020

LUCENA CITY – Three suspected pushers were arrested in a buy-bust operation here and yielded at least P77,000 worth of shabu, or crystal meth, according to police.

Police and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) operatives arrested Jason Vasquez, Mark Anthony Mendoza and Ronnel Caraan after they sold meth to an undercover agent at the village of Mayao Crossing past 3 p.m., Lt. Col. Romulo Albacea, city police chief, said in a report.


Seized from the three suspects, reportedly new in the local drug trade, were 19 sachets of meth and one digital weighing scale.

The suspects would be charged with violating the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.


Edited by TSB
Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

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: Drugs, meth, PDEA, PNP‎, Pusher
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

© Copyright 1997-2022 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.