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P1.5 million high-grade marijuana seized in Cebu City

By: - Reporter / @DYGalvezINQ
/ 10:11 AM October 01, 2020
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MANILA, Philippines — The Bureau of Customs (BoC) on Wednesday seized an estimated P1.5 million worth of high-grade marijuana or kush in a Cebu City warehouse.

The contraband, which arrived at the warehouse on September 18, was declared as “Shisha” and was shipped from Spain to Cebu City, the BoC said.

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It was shipped by a certain Richard Mrozek and consigned to a certain Mateo Abato.

Authorities, upon confirming that the cargo contained kush marijuana, proceeded with the controlled delivery operations, which resulted in the arrest of Abato.

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The BOC turned over the seized illegal drugs to the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency for further profiling and case build-up.

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