5 drug suspects busted in Batangas, Rizal, over P200 K shabu seized
LUCENA CITY – Police arrested five drug suspects and seized some 40 grams of shabu (crystal meth) worth worth an estimated P272,000 in separate buy-bust operations in Batangas and Rizal provinces on Friday night.
The Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon) police reported Saturday that members of police drug enforcement unit in Antipolo City, Rizal nabbed Alvin Nono, Gerald Delgado and Ricky Espina after the three sold a pack of shabu to an undercover agent in Barangay (village) Dela Paz at around 9:55 p.m.
The suspects yielded 11 sachets of shabu weighing 15 grams and with combined street value of P102,000.
In San Pascual, Batangas, anti-illegal drugs operative collared Harold Galleros and Cezar Cyrill Cantos in another drug sting operation in Barangay San Mateo at 7 p.m.
Authorities confiscated one sachet of shabu weighing 25 grams worth P170,000.
The suspects will face a formal complaint for violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.
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