Shabu worth P204K seized in Camarines Norte bust | Inquirer News

Shabu worth P204K seized in Camarines Norte bust

shabu seized in Daet bust

Crystal methamphetamine, known in the Philippines as “shabu,” contained in plastic sachets. | (INQUIRER.net stock photo)

LEGAZPI CITY — A businessman was arrested by police in a buy-bust operation in a hotel in Daet town in Camarines Norte province early Saturday, August 13.

Police Major Maria Luisa Calubaquib, Bicol police spokesperson, said Joferan Baylon, 37, was arrested after selling a plastic of shabu (crystal meth) worth P3,500 to an undercover agent in Barangay (village) Magang at around 1:30 a.m.

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During a body search, authorities confiscated another seven sachets of shabu from Baylon.

Calubaquib said a total of P204,000 worth of shabu was recovered from Baylon who was listed in the Drug Related Data Integration and Generation System of the police.

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The suspect is now in the custody of the Daet police and will be charged for violating the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

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