MANILA, Philippines — Around 500 grams of crystal meth or shabu, estimated to be worth P3.4 million have been seized from 4 suspects throughout a drug bust in Parañaque City, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) stated.
Reports from PDEA stated the buy-bust operation was performed on Wednesday, by operatives from PDEA’s Special Enforcement Service and the Parañaque City Police, alongside Quirino Avenue in Barangay San Dionisio.
PDEA recognized the 4 suspects as Fahad Sakip Malik, 18, from Lower Bicutan in Taguig City; Jc Andre Beltran, 21; Liza Ocampo, 18; and John Robert Vicente, 19, all from Parañaque City.
Also seized from the suspects have been a mobile phone and the marked money used in the bust.
All 4 suspects can be charged for violating Section 5 (Sale of unlawful medication) in relation to Section 26 (Attempt or Conspiracy) of Article II of Republic Act No. 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.
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