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Man nabbed in Palawan town drug buy-bust

By: - Correspondent / @mvirolaINQ
/ 07:43 PM August 02, 2021

CITY OF CALAPAN – A man was arrested in a buy-bust operation in Coron town in Palawan province on Monday afternoon, according to a report from Mimaropa (Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan) office.

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Police, in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-Mimaropa, arrested Roderick Gai, 42, at 2:48 p.m. after selling a plastic sachet of suspected shabu (crystal meth) to a poseur buyer for P2,000 in Barangay Poblacion 1.

Also confiscated from the suspect, who is a resident of Barangay Poblacion 2, were five sachets of suspected shabu weighing about 0.80 grams worth P5,000.

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The suspect is under police custody and is facing charges for violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

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