2 high-value drug suspects arrested, P523,600 shabu seized in Taguig sting

Southern Police District (SPD) operatives arrested two persons and seized P523,600 worth of suspected shabu (methamphetamine hydrochloride) in a buy-bust operation in Taguig on Feb. 3.

According to the SPD, the entrapment operation was conducted at Purok 5 Extension, Barangay Napindan, Taguig at about 1 a.m.

The police doing an inventory of the drugs seized in the operation and the suspects (Photos from SPD)

The suspects, Kamarudin Blah, 30, and Joy Ensomo, 34, classified by the SPD as high-value individuals (HVIs), were arrested in the operation.

Operatives seized three plastic sachets containing suspected shabu weighing 77 grams valued at P523,600. They also recovered P16,000 buy-bust money, a car, and a cellular phone.

The suspects will be charged for violation of Republic Act 9165 (Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002).