Shabu-peddling grandma busted in Dagupan

Posted at 06/29/12 12:43 PM

MANILA, Philippines - A 78-year-old woman was apprehended in a buy-bust operation in Dagupan City Thursday.

The suspect was identified as Marcelina Doria, alias "Mamang", of Barangay Pantal, Dagupan.

She was nabbed by joint police and Pantal barangay council.

Three plastic sachets suspected to contain shabu were recovered in her possession.

Doria said she got involved in the illegal drug trade to earn money to feed her grandchildren. Report from Ernest Vidal, ABS-CBN News