MANILA, Philippines — Police arrested suspects and seized more than P37 million worth of crystal meth in two buy-bust operations in Quezon City, the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) reported in a statement on Saturday.
In Barangay Santo Cristo, suspect Jason John Alberca, 43, was arrested on Friday evening and 3 kilograms of crystal meth worth P36.8 million were seized from him.
In this operation, an officer posing as a buyer managed to buy 1 kg of the drug for P1.5 million.
Two of his companions — Juneross Guillermo De Leon, 38, and Micheal De Leon, 43 — escaped in a white Nissan Navarra. They went towards the direction of Balintawak.
In Barangay Masambong, three suspects — Marie Ann Tongco, 28, Allan Isaac Giducos, 25, and Alvin Pangilinan,…