Widow,64, 4 others held in QC drug bust

POLICE arrested five drug suspects including a 64-year old female widow in a buy-bust operation in Quezon City on Tuesday.

Quezon City Police District (QCPD) Director, Police Brigadier General Ronnie S Montejo said, operatives of the Novaliches Police Station arrested Mealy Garcia alias Amo, 64, of Deparo, Caloocan City, along with Lolito Mallari alias Jun, 43, Jacklyn Cremat alias Lenlen, 32, Wilfredo Romero alias Junior,37, Ivy Dimla, 37, all from Novaliches, at about 1 a.m. on August 19, 2020 in Sitio Kawayan, Bgy. San Agustin, Novaliches, Quezon City.

Investigation showed the police received information regarding the alleged illegal drug activities of Garcia and her four cohorts in Novaliches Area.

A buy bust operation was conducted  that resulted in their arrest and the confiscation of 0.6 gram valued at P2,500, two cellular phones and the buy-bust money.

The suspects will be charged with violation of R.A. 9165 or The Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.