North Caloocan bust yields P13.6-M worth of shabu | Inquirer News

North Caloocan bust yields P13.6-M worth of shabu

/ 12:33 AM January 27, 2022

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MANILA, Philippines — At least P13.6 million worth of suspected crystal meth or shabu were seized from a female suspect in North Caloocan, the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) said.

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Reports from the NCRPO on Wednesday said suspect Janesa Canoy, 25, was arrsted on Tuesday by combined agents from the Philippine National Police’s Drug Enforcement Group (PNP-DEG) Special Operations Unit, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and local police.

The NCRPO said Canoy was nabbed during the buy-bust along Langit Road corner Crusher Street, Phase 9, in Caloocan’s Barangay Bagong Silang.

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Police said Canoy yielded a red plastic bag containing a Green and Gold Chinese Tea Bag; a blue plastic bag containing a Green and Gold Chinese Tea Bag, which police said was used to conceal the shabu; the marked cash used in the bust; various identification cards; and a black smartphone.

The suspcted shabu confiscated from the suspect weighed around 2 kilograms, with a street value of around P13.6 million.  The suspected shabu was turned over to PNP-DEG while charges for violation of Republic Act No. 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 are being readied against Canoy.

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