Illegal drugs worth P300K seized in north Cebu town

By: - Correspondent / @appletaasCDN
/ 01:32 PM May 04, 2016

CEBU CITY, Philippines—At least P300,000 worth of suspected illegal drugs were seized from an alleged drug pusher and his common-law partner in a buy-bust operation in Pedro Compound, Purok (sub-village) Gumamela in Barangay (village) Gairan, Bogo City in northern Cebu last Tuesday evening.

Police identified the suspects as 40-year-old Rolando Mananita and 25-year-old Armelin Toledo.


READ: Two suspects nabbed, P300K drugs seized in Bogo

Senior Insp. Ruel Burlat, team leader of the Regional Special Operations Group (RSOG) said a police pseudo buyer bought P500 worth of suspected drugs from the suspects.


Recovered from the suspects were four medium and 68 small packs of illegal drugs weighing 25 grams and worth P300,000 as well as drug paraphernalia.

The two suspects are detained at the Bogo City police headquarters pending the filing of charges against them. RAM

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

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: buy bust operation, Illegal drugs, northern Cebu
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

© Copyright 1997-2020 | 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.