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Ex-Pampanga cop falls in drug bust; gun, shabu seized

/ 07:58 PM May 15, 2021

The pieces of evidence allegedly confiscated from the former policeman. (Photo from the PRO3-PIO)

MABALACAT CITY, Pampanga – A gun and five sachets of shabu (crystal meth) were seized from a former member of the Pampanga police force during a Saturday (May 15) drug bust in Floridabalanca town.

Renan Manacmul, 43, was absent without leave before he was formally removed from the rolls of the Floridablanca Police Office.

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Manacmul was immediately arrested after he allegedly sold P1,000 worth of shabu to an undercover policeman, according to a statement issued by Police Brig. Gen. Valeriano De Leon, Central Luzon police director.

Confiscated from the suspect were a loaded caliber .45 Colt pistol and five plastic sachets containing the shabu.

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De Leon said the suspect will be charged for violating provisions of Republic Act 9165 known as the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

JUN A. MALIG INQ
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