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Over P3.7M shabu seized in Rizal, Taguig



Eleven persons were arrested and more than P3.7 million worth of suspected shabu was seized in separate anti-drug operations in Taguig City and Cainta, Rizal, on Friday night and Saturday morning, police reported.

Ten persons were arrested and some P2.04 million worth of the contraband was confiscated during a buy-bust operation in Cainta around 6 a.m. Saturday, according to a report from the PNP Drug Enforcement Group.

Arrested were Marco Angelo Zarate, 46; Twixx Leyson, 30; Angelito Reyes, 39; Dennis Reyes, 36; Christian Evangelista, 51; Victor Dax Jose, 49; Roderick Rendal, 54; Janeth Salasibar, 51; Mary Lou Cruz, 51; and Allan Garol, 51.

Operatives confiscated from them some 300 grams of suspected shabu, the buy-bust money, a Honda City sedan (NDN-3485), and
five cellphones.

Only a few hours earlier, around 8:10 p.m. Friday, one person was arrested after being caught with 245.3 grams or P1.668 million worth of suspected shabu in Brgy. New Lower Bicutan, Taguig.

Suspect Jemily Lasdon, 31, was collared near the corner of Road 17 Extension and Maguindanao st., according to the Southern Police District.

Lawmen also confiscated a sling bag and the buy-bust money from him.