PDEA nabs 6 persons in Bataan drug den raid

DINALUPIHAN, Bataan – Almost P800 thousand worth of illegal drugs were confiscated in an early morning raid conducted by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in a suspected drug den just across the village hall in Barangay Rizal here, Wednesday.

Atty. Gil Pabilona, PDEA 3 regional director, said this is the result of a month long surveillance of his team here in Bataan led by PDEA Bataan chief Marlon Ordenia.

In an initial report from PDEA Bataan arrested persons were identified as Ferdinand Mallari 50, Elmer Angeles, Eduardo Pecson 55, Audimar Simsuangco, Cristel Mallari and a minor aged girl.

Suspects and evidence were brought to PDEA office in Balanga City for their proper documentation and disposition.