May 24, 2024

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Man, elderly parents nabbed in Cavite drug buy-bust

By Jun Talusan

OPERATIVES of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency and the local police on Tuesday night arrested a family of three and their alleged customer in a buy-bust operation in Bacoor City, Cavite.

Arrested was Raymond Adriano Datul, a 37-year-old painter, along with his father Godofredo Escalona Datul, 59,  mother Leticiana Adriano Datul, 63, all of Blk.8, Lot 14, Gemini St., Cherry Homes Subdivision, Phase IV, Bgy. Mambog 2, Bacoor City, and their alleged customer, Jonathan Athan Cawili, 42, a delivery rider, also a resident of the subdivision.

Confiscated were 15 grams of shabu worth  P103,500, drug paraphernalia, a cellular phone, and the P500 buy-bust money.

PDEA-Cavite said the entrapment was conducted following a series of surveillance after operatives received reports of the suspects’ alleged illegal activity.

The arrested suspects were charged with violation of Article II of Republic Act.