Pregnant woman, minor arrested in Iloilo drug bust

Cherry Palma, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Mar 24 2017 12:11 AM

ILOILO - A woman who is seven months pregnant was arrested in a drug buy-bust operation in Brgy. Alibayog, Sara town in Iloilo.

At least 5 sachets of suspected shabu with an estimated street value of P7,000 were recovered from Angelica Puada by the Iloilo Police Provincial Drug Enforcement Unit and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Region 6 on Wednesday. 

Aside from the suspected illegal shabu, drug paraphernalia were also recovered from Puada. 

Authorities also nabbed Puada's alleged runner, a 14-year-old girl. Two sachets of suspected shabu were recovered from her possession. 

Puada has allegedly admitted taking illegal drugs. 

Police said Puada sold drugs at her residence.