Cocaine worth P400K seized in Makati


    POLICE yesterday seized six sachets of suspected cocaine with an estimated street value of P350,000 to P400,000 in a buy-bust operation in Makati City.

    Operatives of the Station Drug Enforcement Unit of Makati City Police nabbed a 29-year-old call center agent, Robert Baltazar, in the operation conducted in Barangay Poblacion at about 12:30 a.m.

    Three sachets of suspected shabu worth P8,000 were also confiscated.

    Police also seized seven bullets of a .45 caliber, a pistol, a weighing scale and other drug paraphernalia.

    A 26-year-old man was arrested for possessing suspected dangerous drugs in Marikina City yesterday.

    Col. Restituto Arcangel, city police head, identified the man John Michael Tolentino of Palay Creek, Barangay Tumana. Seized from him was a sachet of suspected shabu. – Rod Lagusad and Christian Oineza