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Suspected drug pusher busted in Batangas

By: - Correspondent / @dtmallarijrINQ
/ 10:50 AM October 06, 2021

LUCENA CITY––Police arrested Wednesday a rookie in the illegal drug trade in Santo Tomas City in Batangas province.

Santo Tomas police said in a report that Marfin Gonzales, 43, a resident of the locality, was collared around 1:20 a.m. after selling a pack of shabu (crystal meth) to an undercover police officer in Barangay San Antonio.

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Authorities seized shabu in a plastic sachet and a motorcycle believed to have been used by the suspect in his illegal drug trade.

The report did not specify the volume and street value of the confiscated illegal drug.

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The suspect was detained at the local police jail. He faces charges for violating the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

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