Suspected drug pusher falls in Lucena sting
LUCENA CITY — Police arrested a suspected peddler of “shabu” or crystal meth in a buy-bust operation here Saturday.
Police Colonel Audie Madrideo, Quezon provincial police chief, reported that anti-narcotic agents collared Ruel Pabellano, 55, after he sold P10,000 worth of shabu to an undercover police officer in a transaction inside a middle-class subdivision in Barangay (village) Isabang at around 10:30 a.m.
Authorities seized 11 plastic sachets of a still unspecified amount of shabu from the suspect, he said.
The suspect is facing charges for violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.
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