P19M worth marijuana seized in Angeles

The Angeles City Police Office (ACPO) seized 155 bricks of dried marijuana leaves and 16 pieces of sealed tunes containing marijuana stalks worth P19,440,000 on Thursday morning in Barangay Malabanias, Angeles City.

PCol Joyce Patrick Sangalang identified the suspects as Cris Ramos, 45 years old, of 9 Sol P. Bella, Imus, Cavite; and Baby Girl Miguel, of Sec. 12 Lot 6, Blk 11 Phase 1, Paradahan 2, Tanza, Cavite.

Sangalang said the two suspects were arrested during a buy-bust operation along Clark Perimeter Road, Don Juico Avenue, Barangay Malabanias, Angeles City.

Confiscated from the two suspects were 155 pieces of dried marijuana bricks and 16 pcs sealed tubes containing suspected dried marijuana stalks weighing 162kgs with an estimated street value P19,440,000; a P1,000 marked money used in the transaction and a black Mitsubishi Xpander with conduction sticker B6Q665. Charges are now being readied against the two suspects.