LUCENA CITY— Police operatives on Tuesday held two suspected drug peddlers and seized 425 grams of suspected shabu with street value of P8,670,000 during a drug buy- bust at Purok Villa Verde, Bgy. Ibabang Dupay, this city.
Quezon police director Col.Audie Madrideo said newly identified high value target Mary Jane Pamatmat, 30, native of Nagcarlan, Laguna and resident of said village, and Niel Carlo Tolentino, 24, of Bico Subd., Bgy. Malabanban Norte, Candelaria, Quezon were caught red-handed with marked money during the operation.
In his report to Calabarzon police director Brig. Gen. Vicente Danao, Madrideo said the buy-bust was carried out by joint elements of Lucena City police station under Lt. Col. Romulo Albacea, Provincial Intelligence Branch under Major Gaylor Pagala and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)-Quezon at 11 p.m.