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6 nabbed in Mabalacat drug den raid

MABALACAT CITY — Members of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Region III (PDEA-3) on Friday apprehended six individuals in a makeshift drug den and seized some P102,000 worth of shabu in an operation in Barangay Dau this city.

Police identified the suspects as Maria Liwayway Quiambao, 52, of Bgy. Dau, Mabalacat City; Jason Alamodin, 24, and Jasper Tabulo, 25, both of Bgy. Balibago, Angeles City; Margie Ayson, 48, of  Sta. Trinidad, Angeles City; Vanessa Placiente, 43, of Bgy. Dau, Mabalacat City; and Elaiza Mercado, 30, of Bgy. San Agustin, City of San Fernando.

The  operation yielded five sachets containing at least 15 grams of shabu valued at P102,000,  assorted drug paraphernalia and the marked money.

All the suspects will be charged with for violations of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.