Two drug pushers nabbed by PDEA PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 12 October 2017 16:28


Agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) arrested two persons during a drug buy-bust operation in Martha Drive, San Jose Gusu, the other day.

PDEA Regional Director Lyndon Aspacio identified those arrested as Billy Mark Candero y Nuluddin, alias Jilian, 28, single of Armor Village, San Roque and Nurhuda Mohammad y Sakandal, 38, separated of Martha Drive, San Jose Gusu.

PDEA agents recovered from their possession 21 sachets of suspected shabu, with an estimated market value of P10, 500, cell phone, drugs paraphernalia and P3,000 marked money.

The suspects are now detained at the PDEA headquarters while the seized drugs were turned over to their crime laboratory for examinations.

Director Aspacio said that the suspects will be charged for violations of sections 5, 11 and 12 of the Republic Act 9165.—Dan Toribio