AT least P185,000 worth of shabu was seized by authorities from two notorious drug peddlers in a buy bust operation yesterday morning in Malabon city.
Malabon police chief P/Col. Jessie Tamayao identified the arrested suspects as Paul Alvarado alias “JP”, 31, of Silangan St. Tondo Manila and Charvin Duarte, 24, of Pampano St., Bgy. Longos who were both in the list of suspectrd drug personalities in barangay and police.
Officer-on-case P/MSgt Jun Belbes said operatives of Station Drug Enforcement Unit led by Capt Johnny Beltran conducted a buy bust operation against the suspects at around 8:30 am along Arellano St. Bgy. Concepcion.
When the suspects handed a plastic sachet of shabu to a police poseur-buyer in exchange for P500 marked money, lawmen who were in a perimeter area immediately arrested them.