Customs seizes parcels containing P2-M worth of illegal drugs


Posted at Apr 18 2019 04:56 AM

Bureau of Customs

MANILA—The Bureau of Customs (BOC) on Wednesday said it seized parcels containing some P2 million worth of illegal drugs in Pasay City.

Some 0.027 grams of shabu were found inside a Bahrain-bound parcel, which came from Marilao town, Bulacan.

Customs operatives also intercepted a parcel that contained some 0.54 kilogram of ecstasy worth P1.7 million. The package came from the Netherlands and was en route to San Juan City.

Bureau of Customs

Also confiscated were 2 packages of marijuana that were declared as pancake mix and lotion from the United States. It was consigned to a company in Cagayan de Oro.

The bureau also found some 0.0135 kilogram of cocaine inside a Makati City-bound parcel, which came from the United States and declared as toys.

The illicit narcotics were turned over to the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA).