Manila top cop's half-brother nabbed in drug bust


Posted at Jul 31 2018 10:41 AM | Updated as of Jul 31 2018 05:18 PM

MANILA (UPDATED) - The half-brother of Manila police director, Supt. Rolando Anduyan was arrested in an anti-drug operation in Iligan City, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency said.

PDEA identified the suspect as Antonio Anduyan, Jr. alias Zuye, tagged in the agency's drug watch list.

Anduyan Jr., was arrested last July 28 in his house in Purok 8, Barangay Tibanga.

Operatives bought from him a sachet of suspected shabu worth P2,000. 

Five other sachets weighing 10 grams and with a street value of P70,000 were confiscated from the suspect.

Supt. Anduyan said he will not protect his half-brother or interfere with the filing of cases.

The suspect is now detained at the Iligan City Jail. 

-- With reports from Zhander Cayabyab and Angelo Andrade, ABS-CBN News