Police seize P1M 'shabu' in Iloilo

Cherry Palma, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Sep 22 2016 04:24 PM

ILOILO - Police seized 23 sachets of suspected "shabu" worth an estimated P1 million following a buy-bust in Mandurriao district here on Thursday.

Authorities arrested 24-year-old Adrian Natan, who was identified as one of the major sources of illegal drugs in this city.

Seven others caught selling illegakl drugs at a nearby apartment were arrested. They were identified as Jose Marie Ponce De Leon, Smokey Rivera, Maymay Ledesma, Arvin Laquesta, Claire Chang, Rey Ann Ferrer and Ethel Clave.

Another suspect, 51-year old Arli Judicpa, was nabbed in a separate operation in Pavia town. Judicpa had surrendered to police earlier this year but was eventually released. - with a report from Joyce Clavecillas, ABS-CBN News