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Cops bust 3 alleged drug pushers in Lucena

LUCENA CITY – Three alleged drug pushers were arrested in buy-bust operations in this city early Friday.

Lucena anti-illegal drug operatives seized a total of 10 grams of crystal meth (shabu) worth P65,000 in the street market, Quezon police director Senior Supt. Rhoderick Armamento said in a report.

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The report said the police team collared Erma Rodrigo, 25, and Jinalyn Amor Orlanda, 28, after the two sold shabu to a police agent in Barangay Dalahican around 12:30 a.m. The suspects yielded seven grams of shabu.

In a simultaneous operation in the same village, police also busted Francis Ace Arevalo Orlanda, 23, in another buy-bust. Authorities found three grams of shabu in his possession.

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Police tagged the three as newly identified drug peddlers supplying meth to fishers, dock workers and tricycle drivers in the coastal village.

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