7 suspects fall as cops dismantle drug den in Taguig | Inquirer News

7 suspects fall as cops dismantle drug den in Taguig

/ 06:33 PM July 15, 2022

Seven drug suspects were arrested inside an alleged drug den during a buy-bust operation in Taguig City, said the Southern Police District (SPD).

MANILA, Philippines – Seven drug suspects were arrested inside an alleged drug den during an anti-drug operation in Taguig City, said the Southern Police District (SPD).

ADVERTISEMENT

SPD director Brigadier General Jamili Macaraeg, said in a statement on Friday, that suspects Ignacio Gregorio Bulanandi, Catherine May Abenis Duarte, Marciano Gregorio Losito, Alex Lariosa Sanches, Edwin Danao Gregorio, Romeo Cruz Herrera, and Pedro Vergara Salazar were collared in an operation conducted along Levi Mariano Avenue in Taguig on Wednesday night.

The suspects allegedly yielded P142,800 worth of crystal meth or “shabu” after police officers swooped into their hideout.

FEATURED STORIES

Bulanandi and Duarte were both tagged as high-value drug suspects, while the other five were considered street-level individual targets, according to Macaraeg.

Recovered from the arrested individuals were eight heat-sealed plastic sachets of suspected crystal meth, weighing around 21 grams, and P500 used as buy-bust money.

The suspects will face charges for violating the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002. Nicole Faye Agcaoili, INQUIRER.net intern

RELATED STORY:

Taguig’s top 2 most wanted, NCRPO’s top 5 high value target arrested

JPV/abc
Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: drug den, Illegal drugs, PNP‎, SPD, Taguig, war on drugs
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter



© Copyright 1997-2022 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.