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PDEA dismantles 3 drug dens, nets 13 in Angeles raids

ANGELES CITY — The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Region III (PDEA-3) on Friday launched a series of drug operations in Barangay Pampang which resulted to the demolition of three makeshift drug dens, arrest of 13 drug suspects and confiscation of some P269,100 worth of shabu.

In the first operation, PDEA3 said seven sachets containing more or less 12 grams of shabu were seized from Raymond Ombal, 28; Jake Abe, 26; Robert Cabrera, 20; Germe Billotes, 32; and Kim Santos, 21.

The second operation yielded 15 grams of shabu, assorted drug paraphernalia and nabbed four suspects  identified as Myla L. Parangat, 38; Jomar L. Parangat, 19; Dominick M. Bulda, 27; and Ferdinand R. Evaristo, 40.

The last operation yielded another 12 grams of shabu, assorted drug paraphernalia and the arrest of four suspects identified as Aurilio M. Pangilinan, 48; Roberto T. Garcia, 32; Marvin P. Crispolo, 36; and Orlando O. Poquiz, 34.

Arrested suspects are now detained at the PDEA-3 Jail Facility and will be charged with violation of Republic Act 9165.