Drug pushers arrested Print
Saturday, 28 October 2017 16:03

Two suspected drug pushers were arrested by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) backed-up by police and the military in barangay Tubig, Mampallam, Bongao, Tawi-Tawi last Tuesday.

PDEA Regional Director Lyndon Aspacio, identified the arrested persons as Arshel Jamang y Ibnohari, 28, married and Seetho Haradji y Engal, 27, married, both of barangay Lamion in the same municipality.

PDEA agents confiscated from their possession four sachets of shabu weighing approximately 5 grams with a market value of P12,000 and P3,000 marked money.

The suspects were detained at the PDEA office in Bongao, Tawi-Tawi while the seized items were turned over to the crime laboratory.

The suspects will be charged for violation of  of Republic Act 9165. – Dan Toribio