272K shabu seized, 6 nabbed in Marikina


    SIX persons were arrested in a buy-bust operation in Marikina City yesterday, with P272,000 worth of suspected shabu seized.

    Col. Restituto Arcangel, local police chief, identified the six as Loundro Punla, 42; Mark Warren Sarte, 39; Felix Cesar Dy, 53; John Lester Grimaldo, 33; Danila Velasco, 23; and Julius Galleon, 31, residents of Garangay Sto. Niño.

    They were nabbed at the house of Punla. Recovered from them were 13 sachets of suspected shabu.

    Meanwhile, two minors were apprehended for curfew and minimum health standard violations in Cainta, Rizal on Monday.

    The minors, aged 16 and 17, were nabbed for not wearing face masks and not observing social distancing.

    After being lectured at the barangay hall of San Isidro, the two were later released. – Christian Oineza