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PDEA raids ‘drug den’ inside public cemetery in Bataan

/ 06:55 PM October 21, 2021

Local police and agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Authority (PDEA) on Wednesday (Oct. 20) raided an alleged drug den inside a public cemetery in this town, authorities said.

MARIVELES, Bataan—Local police and agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Authority (PDEA) on Wednesday (Oct. 20) raided an alleged drug den inside a public cemetery in this town, authorities said.

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Col. Joey Sampaga, chief of police of the provincial intelligence branch, said six men, including a 60-year-old suspect, were arrested.

Seized during the operation were cash amounting to P100,000 and drug paraphernalia.

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PDEA agents conducted the raid following numerous complaints from residents of Barangay Cabcaben.

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