P25-M worth of shabu seized in Makati buy-bust
MANILA – Anti-illegal drug police on Thursday seized some P25 million worth of suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride (shabu) in a buy-bust operation in Makati City.
Senior Superintendent Ismael Fajardo Jr., team leader of Anti-Illegal Drugs Special Operations Task Force (AIDSOTF) Unit 3, said suspect Joel Maglagre was arrested along Chino Roces Avenue in Barangay Pio del Pilar at around 12:30 p.m.
Police found 5 kilograms of shabu from the Nissan Sentra (ZLE 805) of Maglagre, who was arrested after he accepted the P1.2 million marked money.
Police said Maglagre, 47, is a resident of Barangay Hulo in Mandaluyong City. – report from Edwin Sevidal, dzMM