May 27, 2024

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2 big-time drug peddlers nabbed in Lucena buy-bust

By Jun Talusan

TWO big-time drug peddlers on Saturday were arrested while more than three million pesos worth of  shabu were seized in an entrapment operation at Purok Ilang-Ilang 1, Bgy. Silangang Mayao, Lucena City.

Quezon police director Col. Ledon Monte identified the arrested suspects as Christian Enverga alias “Mayor,” 43, of Bgy. Silangang Mayao; and Antonio Ruel San Vicente, alias “Ton ton,” 40, a resident of Bgy Domoit.

The suspects are included in the city police’ list of “high-value” individuals, according to Monte.

Monte said the suspects were arrested during a drug buy- bust carried out by operatives of the Lucena City Police Station under Lt. Col. Ruben Ballera.

Confiscated from the suspects were 13 transparent plastic sachets containing 159.06 grams of shabu with an estimated street value of P3, 244, 824 and 10 marked P1,000 bills.