P456K shabu seized; 9 suspects arrested


    NINE suspected drug users and pushers were nabbed buy-bust operations in Taguig and Mandaluyong City on Tuesday, with P456,000 worth of suspected shabu seized.

    Nabbed in Taguig were Hojjieffee Del Pilar Esmael, 29; Carmina Garcia Orellana, 27; and Kaharudin Uzman Edon, 27.

    Seized from them was suspected shabu with a combined street value of P360,400.

    Arrested in Mandaluyong City were Loenel Bronzal, 35; Jonathan Jimenez, 23; Joven Enriquez, 33; Jonard Nierras, 32; Ace Monteclaro, and John Forte, 20.

    Col. Hector Grijaldo, local police chief, said suspected shabu worth P96,080 was seized from them. – Noel Talacay and Christian Oineza