By Joseph Jubelag
COTABATO CITY – Operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) busted a local drug network in Maguindanao ran by two siblings, who yielded some P3 million worth of illegal drugs in a drug bust in Datu Odin Sinsuat town last Friday, June 12.
PDEA-Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) Chief Juvenal Azurin said PDEA agents, backed by Marine soldiers, arrested the suspects Kenny Omar Pulalon and his sister Phay Abdullah Pulalon during an entrapment operation in Barangay Taviran, Datu Odin Sinsuat town.
He said the suspects yielded some 420 grams of methamphetamine hydrochloride worth P3 million during the drug bust.
Azurin the suspects have been subjected to surveillance for the past months for plying their illegal drug trade in several towns of Maguindanao province.
Charges for selling illegal drugs were filed against the suspects who are detained at the PDEA detention facility in the city.