PDEA Zambales operatives conduct inventory of the recovered illegal drug substance from the three arrested suspects. Photo by PDEA Regions 3

SUBIC, ZAMBALES – Two drug den operators together with their cohort were collared inside a makeshift drug den that led to the confiscation of p103,500.00 worth of shabu following a buy-bust operation in Purok 3-A, Barangay Calapacuan, Subic town around 11:20 a.m on Sunday, Oct. 22.

PDEA Zambales Provincial Officer identified the two den maintainers as Juvie Aquisap, 30 and Bryan Breananan Manlangit, 35 and their male cohort as Michael Wab.

Authorities recovered nine pieces of heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets containing more or less 15 grams with an estimated street value of P103, 500.00; assorted drug paraphernalia; and marked money.

The operation was conducted by the combined elements of PDEA Zambales, PDEA SBMA-SIU and local police.

Charges for violation of Republic Act 9165 or otherwise known as the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 will be filed against the apprehended suspects.