2 suspects yield P340,000 worth of shabu

Jewel Reyes, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jul 30 2019 02:55 PM

The suspects yielded P340,000 worth of shabu during a buy-bust operation in Tawi-Tawi. Photo courtesy of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-9

Suspected shabu worth an estimated P340,000 was seized from 2 siblings during a buy-bust operation in Tawi-Tawi province on Monday, authorities said.

Aside from the suspected shabu, authorities also recovered plastic straws, identification cards and the buy-bust money during the operation in Sitio Kasulutan, Barangay Simandagit in Bongao town.

Both will be charged with violation of Republic Act 9165 or the Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.