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2 ‘drug dens’ busted in Angeles City; 10 suspects held

/ 10:51 AM May 12, 2021

ANGELES CITY –– Operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-Region III (PDEA-3) on Tuesday raided two alleged drug dens and arrested 10 suspects here.

Glenn Guillermo, PDEA-3 information officer, said the anti-narcotics operations were conducted in Barangay Balibago on A. Santos Street, which resulted in the confiscation of “shabu” (crystal meth) and drug paraphernalia.


In the first drug den, operatives arrested Reynan Ombal, 31; Adonis Gregorio, 21; Catherine Valdivia, 39; Patricia Samper, 25; and Raymund Del Rosario, 25.

Seized from the suspects were 15 grams of shabu worth P102,000  in the street market.


In the second drug den, PDEA-3 agents seized some 20 grams of shabu worth P136,000 and arrested Ervin Gozon, 31; Danica Jardinel, 23; Richard Lampaniso, 24; Lito Gonda, 21; and Jose Howell Lamario, 45.

The arrested suspects will be charged with violation of the  Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

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