TALAVERA, Nueva Ecija – Authorities arrested an alleged big-time drug dealer and seized some PHP421,600 worth of shabu in a buy-bust in Barangay Maligaya, Science City of Muñoz, this province on Friday afternoon.
Lt. Col. Heryl Bruno, municipal police chief, said on Saturday that Victor Fulgencio, 33, of the said village, was collared after a four-day joint operation with Science City of Muñoz Police Station.
Bruno said the suspect is on their watchlist as a pusher/user and was being monitored by the operatives.
Seized from Fulgencio were seven plastic packs of shabu with an estimated street value of PHP421,600, buy-bust money, and paraphernalia.
The suspect is now detained at the police custodial facility here.
He is charged with violation of Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act. (PNA)