Drug paraphernalia found in Davao airport toilet

Rodirey Salas, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Oct 24 2017 09:03 PM

Drug paraphernalia were discovered in a male restroom in Francisco Bangoy International Airport, Monday.

DAVAO CITY - Airport police on Monday discovered drug paraphernalia inside a restroom of the Francisco Bangoy International Airport.

A janitor said he found a black pouch hidden in a tissue dispenser in the male comfort room outside the international arrival area of the airport.

He then turned the item over to the airport police.

Airport police said the pouch contained a tooter, lighter and a suspected empty sachet with suspected shabu residue.

They then endorsed the seized items to Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency personnel.

Authorities are reviewing CCTV footage installed near the area to check for clues on who may have brought and left the pouch in the restroom. 

Some airport employees have been included as persons of interests, authorities said.