P14.9-M shabu seized in NegOr town


Anti-illegal drug police operatives and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) personnel seized close to PHP15 million worth of suspected shabu during a buy-bust in Barangay Isugan in Bacong, Negros Oriental Wednesday night.

The Negros Oriental Provincial Police Office (NOPPO) reported on Thursday that Raul Retes Sabanal, 31, of Barangay Isugan, was selling the illegal substance to an undercover police operative.

Recovered from the suspect were five heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets containing the shabu with a total weight of two kilos and 200 grams estimated to be worth PHP14.9 million.

Sabanal is charged with the violation of Republic Act 9165, the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

Source: Philippines News Agency

Source: Philippines News Agency

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