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Drug suspect busted in Rizal, P148 K shabu seized

By: - Correspondent / @dtmallarijrINQ
/ 09:48 AM June 04, 2022
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LUCENA CITY – Police arrested a suspected drug pusher on Friday night and seized more than P148,000 worth of shabu (crystal meth) in a buy-bust operation in San Mateo, Rizal.

The Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon) police reported Saturday that anti-narcotics operatives nabbed Tristan Carl Bano at around 8:00 p.m. after he allegedly sold a pack of shabu to an undercover police officer in Barangay (village) Silangan.

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Authorities seized eight sachets of shabu weighing 21.5 grams with an estimated value of P148,350.

The suspect is under police custody and will face a formal complaint for violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

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In Quezon province, two alleged drug users were arrested in Sariaya town at around 8:25 p.m.

The suspects, Rodelito Fabre and Jerome Villanueva, were caught sniffing shabu inside an abandoned house in Barangay Poblacion 5 after an informant tipped off the police station.

Policemen seized a sachet of shabu and sniffing paraphernalia from the suspects.

The suspects were detained and are facing the corresponding criminal complaints.

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