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P680K shabu seized, 8 suspects fall in Bataan drug sting

DINALUPIHAN, Bataan — Eight individuals believed to be involved in illegal drugs were collared by anti-narcotic operatives during a buy-bust operation that also led to the confiscation of some P680,000 worth of shabu in Barangay Dalao, Dinalupihan town on Thursday afternoon (March 23).

PDEA Bataan Provincial Officer identified the arrested suspects as Jessrael Ero, 29 years old; Vince Macaspac, 24; Gerry Padaya, 33; Bryan Paul Aure, 27; Christian Baluyot, 26; Edmar Carlos, 28; Glen Capuli, 27; and Ryan Cayabyab, 37.

Apprehended suspects yielded a total of seven plastic sachets containing more or less 100 grams of shabu amounting to P680,000; assorted drug paraphernalia; and the marked money used by the poseur buyer.

The operation was jointly conducted by operatives led by PDEA Bataan Provincial Office, Bataan PPDEU, 1st PMFC and Dinalupihan Police Station.

Seized illegal substances will be forwarded to PDEA Laboratory Section for quantitative and qualitative examination.

Charges for violation of Republic Act 9165 are being prepared for filing in court. (UnliNews Online)

Manny D. Balbin
Manny D. Balbin
Emmanuel "Manny" Dineros Balbin, founder and editor-in-chief of UNLINEWS ONLINE and UNLINEWS Digital Newspaper, is a former seminarian of Oblates of Mary Immaculate (OMI) in Notre Dame University Seminary in Cotabato City. Graduated college with Philosophy and Political Science courses at the University of Santo Tomas, Legazpi City. A former Journal Group of Publication (People's Journal, People's Tonight, Taliba & Women's Journal) staffer for 17 years. Before, he simultaneously contributed news articles to 3 local newspapers in Bulacan (NewsCore, MetroNews & NewsWatcher). He is the founder and the former editor-in-chief of RONDA Balita, both in weekly newspaper and online news. A former Kabayan provincial reporter, 2010 Bulacan election correspondent by Rappler and presently, a stringer of Philippine News Agency (PNA) Bulacan.


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