Two drug suspects (second and third from right), believed to be couriers of high-grade marijuana (cannabis), were arrested by the Northern Police District Drug Enforcement Unit Wednesday, 08 January 2020 in a buy-bust operation at Baseco Compound, Port Area, Manila.
Headed by P/Capt. Ramon Aquilan Jr. and P/Lt. Col.Giovanni Hycenth, the anti-narcotics group estimated the hefty drug bust to be around P4.4M per current street value.
The youthful suspects were identified as 18-year-old Celedonio Sonio and 19-year-old Arnel Laparan. (BENJAMIN CUARESMA/JGo/CurrentPH)