PDEA, SPD agents seize P6.8-M worth of shabu in Taguig sting

A PHILIPPINE Drug Enforcement Agency-led anti-narcotics operation in Taguig City late Friday morning led in the arrest of

A ‘HIGH-value target’ was arrested by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency during an anti-narcotics operation Friday before noon in Taguig City.

PDEA chair Director General Wilkins M. Villanueva identified the arrested suspect as Arnel Sawal alias’ Sakur,’ 25, of James Street, Purok 1-A in New Lower Bicutan, Taguig City. He was arrested after he sold a kilo of shabu worth P6.8 million to an undercover officer during a buy-bust in front of a parking lot of a big shopping mall in West Bicutan.

The suspect will be facing non-bailable charges for sale and possession of dangerous drugs under Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.