PDEA nabs two drug pushers Print
Monday, 01 May 2017 16:56

By DAN TORIBIO

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) has arrested two notorious drug pushers in Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay last Friday.

The suspects were identified as Darryl Izon y Maquiling, 26, single, a resident of Purok Nangka, Veterans Village;  and Darwin Fabilla y Alas-as, 37, single of Ipil, Heights, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay.

Izon is included in the PDEA Watch list.

PDEA Regional Director, Lyndon Aspacio, CESE, said that agents confiscated from the suspects’ possession a sachet of suspected shabu worth P1,000, several drug paraphernalia and P1,000 marked money.

The suspects were detained at the PDEA headquarters while the seized items were turned over to the PDEA Crime Laboratory for examination.

Aspacio said that the suspects will be charged for violations of Sections 5 and 12 of  Republic Act 9165, the 2002 Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act, in court.   (Dan Toribio)