Drug suspect nabbed, P42K 'shabu' seized in Sta. Cruz, Laguna buy-bust

STA. CRUZ, Laguna – Authorities arrested a man in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Pagsawitan on Tuesday, Jan. 3.

Sta. Cruz Municipal Police Station (MPS) identified the suspect as alias Toper.

Confiscated during the operation were four pieces of plastic sachets containing suspected "shabu" with an estimated street value of P42,000.

The pieces of evidence were submitted to the crime laboratory for forensic examination.

The suspect is now under the custody of Sta. Cruz MPS and is facing drug charges.