CAMP OLIVAS, City of San Fernando, Pampanga – Angeles City police officers arrested two suspected drug pushers and seized more than P100,000 worth of shabu in a buy-bust operation in Angeles City on August 19.
Angeles City police chief Col. Rommel Batangan said joint operatives from the Angeles City Drug Enforcement Unit and Police Station 4 conducted an entrapment and buy-bust operation on Garcia St., Mountain View Subd., Balibago that resulted in the arrest of Antonio dela Cruz, 42, and Leonila Dungca, 42, both of No. 1659 Garcia St., Mountain View Subd.
Confiscated from the two were four plastic sachets of shabu weighing 15 grams valued at P102,000.
The two suspects will be charged with violation of Republic Act 9165, or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.
“With the constant arrest and neutralization of illegal drug personalities in the region, illegal drug traders will have less opportunity to propagate illegal drugs,” said Police Regional Office 3 director Brig. Gen. Valeriano de Leon.