Contraband amounting of P170,000 were seized from two suspects last Friday night in Quezon City after an operation conducted by the Novaliches Police Station.
According to the Novaliches Police station commander, the suspects were arrested following a buy-bust at around 8:30 p.m. on 3 January at Nova Mall, Barangay Nova Proper, Novaliches. They were identified as Jerramy Marcelo, 29, of Barangay Tungkong Manga in San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan and Jazel Guitera, 30, of Maligaya Park, Novaliches.
Found in the suspects’ possession were five plastic sachets containing suspected shabu weighing about 25 grams with a street value of P170,000, a P500 bill and six P1,000 bills used as boodle money.
The suspects are presently detained at Police Station 4 for proper disposition pending the filing of appropriate charges for violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drug Act.