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    P340k worth of drugs seized in GMA, Cavite

    Feb 28, 2024 #Buy-bust, #Cavite Drugs, #GMA

    GMA, Cavite – Police arrested four drug suspects and seized 340,000 pesos worth of suspected shabu in a buy-bust operation in Barangay F. Reyes, GMA, Cavite on Monday.

    According to PCOL Eleuterio Ricardo Jr., the provincial director of Cavite Police, the operation was conducted by the Station Drug Enforcement Team of GMA Municipal Police Station, targeting a high-value individual identified as alias “Greg”, 33, from Muntinlupa City.

    The other suspects were identified as “Bong”, 52, “Ace”, 21, and “Cyrine”, 24, all residents of GMA, Cavite. They were caught in the act of selling shabu to a police officer who acted as a poseur buyer.

    Police recovered 14 sachets of suspected shabu weighing about 50 grams, and the buy-bust money from the suspects. The suspects are now under the custody of the GMA Municipal Police Station, facing charges for violation of Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

    The confiscated pieces of evidence will be brought to the Cavite Provincial Forensic Unit for examination.

    PBGEN Paul Kenneth Lucas, regional director of PRO CALABARZON, lauded the successful operation and praised the Cavite Police for their relentless efforts in fighting illegal drugs in the province.

    He also urged the public to support the PNP’s campaign against criminality and report any suspicious activities in their communities. “Let us work together and continue our intensified campaign against criminality in our province,” he said.