June 25, 2024

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2 drug suspects nabbed, 544K worth of shabu seized in Cabuyao

Camp BGen Vicente P Lim- DRUG operatives of Cabuyao Component City Police Station in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency 4A seized Php 544,000.00 worth of shabu from a High Value Individual (HVI) and Street Level Individual (SLI) in a drug bust operation on March 3, 2024, along Brgy. Mamatid, Cabuyao City, Laguna.

Based on the report, about 4:57 AM of said date, said operatives arrested the suspects alias “Rommel” 35, of Brgy Mamatid, Cabuyao, HVI and alias “Marie”, 30, female, SLI who were caught in the act of selling suspected shabu. 

Recovered from their possession were 4 heat sealed plastic sachets and 2 knot-tied plastic bags containing shabu weighing approximately 80 grams valued at Php 544,000.00.

PRO CALABARZON Regional Director, PBGEN Paul Kenneth T Lucas, commended the Cabuyao City Drug Operatives for the successful conduct of buy-bust operation which resulted in the arrest of the suspects.

“Sa ating mga kababayan, patuloy nating suportahan ang mga anti-illegal drug programs ng inyong kapulisan tulad ng awareness program at Buhay Ingatan Droga’y Ayawan o BIDA program ng ating pamahalaan upang matuldukan na ang paglaganap ng iligal na droga sa ating komunidad. Sa inyo nakasalalay ang tagumpay natin laban sa iligal na droga. Magtulungan po tayo,” RD Lucas said.

Meanwhile, the arrested suspects and the confiscated pieces of evidence will be brought to the Regional Forensic Unit, Camp BGen Vicente P Lim, Calamba City for chemical analysis and drug dependency examination. 

Pertinent documents are now being prepared for filling of charges against the suspects for Violation of Article II of RA 9165 known as Comprehensive Dangerous Drug Act of 2022.