Shabu lab found in Batangas farm; 2 Chinese, 4 others nabbed
SAN PEDRO CITY-Anti-narcotic agents discovered on Thursday morning a suspected shabu laboratory in a farm in Ibaan town in Batangas province.
Six people, among them two Chinese nationals, were arrested, according to Supt. Chitadel Gaoiran, spokesperson of the Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon police.
Gaoiran said in a text message that the operation was carried out by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Ag
ency (PDEA) and the local police at the Hingoso Farm in Barangay (village) Sto. Niño around 5:30 a.m.
Authorities recovered chemicals believed to be used in manufacturing illegal drugs from what they described as a “chemical warehouse and a clandestine shabu laboratory.”
PDEA spokesperson Derrick Carreon confirmed the operation but declined to give further details as investigation continued. MARICAR CINCO
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