Cops seize P885,000 shabu in Mabalacat City | Inquirer News

Cops seize P885,000 shabu in Mabalacat City

/ 01:18 PM August 04, 2022

Map of Pampanga

MABALACAT CITY, Pampanga—Joint police operatives from this city and the regional drug enforcement unit arrested two suspected drug peddlers who allegedly yielded some P884,000 worth of “shabu” (crystal meth) during a buy-bust operation in Dau village here on Wednesday, Aug. 3.


In a statement, Lieutenant Colonel Protom Guevarra, the city’s acting chief of police, identified the two suspects as Jemaimah Datu, 31, and Sadam Bertudan, 27.

The two were arrested after selling shabu and accepting a marked P1,000 bill placed on top of nine pieces of P1,000 play money from a “poseur buyer.”


Police allegedly confiscated seven sachets containing 130 grams of suspected shabu.

The arrested suspects face charges of possessing and selling illegal drugs in violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

On Aug. 1, city and regional police arrested three suspected drug peddlers and confiscated some P1,700,000 worth of shabu in Dau. INQ



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: Mabalacat City, Pampanga, shabu
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

© Copyright 1997-2022 | 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.