BAMBAN, TARLAC — A high value drug target involved in the bulk distribution of shabu in Mabalacat City and nearby towns of Tarlac on Monday yielded some P340,000 worth of shabu in a buy-bust in Barangay San Nicolas this town.
Authorities identified the suspect as King Er Vitan, 35, of Dau, Mabalacat City, Pampanga.
Seized from him were one piece knot-tied transparent plastic bag containing more or less 50 grams of shabu valued at P340,000, a one cellular phone; and the marked money.
PDEA Tarlac Provincial Officer said that Vitan is in PDEA-PNP drug watchlist.
The operation was conducted by the combined elements of PDEA Tarlac Provincial Office and the Bamban police.
The suspect will be charged with violation of Republic Act 9165.