Shabu worth P1.4 million was seized by anti-illegal drugs operatives of Batasan Police Station from two suspects last Friday night.
Batasan Station Commander Lt. Col. Romulus Gadaoni said the arrested suspects are newly identified drug personalities, while their cohorts managed to escape during the operation.
Arrested were Luis Concepcion, 43, of Barangay Bagong Silangan, Quezon City who will be charged for violations of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs act of 2002 and Republic Act 10591 for illegal possession of firearms and ammunition for the cal. 38 recovered in his possession.
Concepcion was previously arrested also on drugs charges last February 2019. The other suspect was identified as Jessa Javier, 22, of Barangay Payatas A.
Gadaoni said his men conducted a buy-bust operation last Friday, 13 March at around 5:45 p.m. at Sampaguita Street in Barangay Payatas A, Quezon City.