facebook instagram tiktok

P2.5M worth of marijuana, shabu seized in Kalinga, Masbate operations

May 14, 2022 - Saturday 4:05 PM by GDM

Article Banner Image Photo from Pixabay

Police seized some P2.5 million worth of marijuana and shabu in a raid on plantation sites in Kalinga and a buy-bust in Masbate. 
In a statement, the Philippine National Police (PNP) said the first operation was in Sitio Nabuluan, Brgy Lacnog, Tabuk City, where more than 11,000 fully-gown marijunana plants were discovered on Friday, May 13. 
"These were planted on two sites covering around 600 square meters in Sitio Nabuluan, Brgy Lacnog, Tabuk City, Kalinga. No cultivator was arrested during the operation," the statement read. 
The marijuana plants, worth P2.2 million, were uprooted and burned on site. 
In Masbate, suspect Saridon Jazul was arrested after he yielded some P300,000 worth of shabu in a buy-bust in Barangay Talabaan in Aroroy town.


Related News

Article Banner Image
Over P680K worth of shabu seized in Batangas

Philippine National Police Officer-In-Charge PLTGEN Vicente D. Danao Jr. announced the seizure of P680,000 worth of shabu in Batangas recently. The said drug sting operation was conducted by the Southern Luzon police authorities over the weekend. The operation also resulted in the arrest of a hig...

4 hours ago

Top Stories

Record-breaking voter turnout logged in Hong Kong

The Department of Foreign Affairs announced that a record-breaking voter turnout rate of 64.18% has been registered in the 30-day Overseas Voting (OV) for the 2022 National and Local Philippine Elections in Hong Kong. The Special Board of Canvassers (SBOC) of the Philippine Consulate General in H...

4 hours ago