Cocaine brick worth P6.8M found in Quezon province

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Sep 13 2019 10:23 PM

MANILA - A cocaine brick with an estimated worth of P6.8 million was found floating near a shore in Jomalig Island, Quezon Province Friday.

Police said it was found by a fisherman along a shoreline in Barangay Apad.

The cocaine brick weighed 1 kilogram.

Authorities have turned it over to the police crime lab in Lucena City for further investigation.

This year alone, discoveries of bricks of cocaine have occurred in multiple towns in Quezon.

- Report from Dennis Datu, ABS-CBN News