The Philippine Star reports that at least 11 persons, including three minors, were arrested for illegal drugs in Metro Manila over the weekend:
- In Manila, police arrested seven persons who were reportedly engaged in a pot session while repacking marijuana in a house at the corner of Quezon and Liwayway streets in Tondo at around 4 a.m. yesterday. Police said at least 500 grams of marijuana were confiscated during the raid.
- In Parañaque, Alexander Betonio, 48, was arrested by police officers patrolling Sitio Sta. Ana, Barangay Sun Valley just before midnight Saturday. A sachet of shabu and an ice pick were seized from him.
- Eric Manza Sancio, 52, and Shane Conie Navarro, 31, were arrested in a sting along Bagong Lipunan street in Barangay Baclaran at around 12:30 a.m. Sunday. Six sachets of shabu and P200 marked money were confiscated from them.
- In Pasig City, Reynaldo Santos Jr. was arrested in a sting along M.H. del Pilar street in Barangay Palatiw at around 1:30 p.m. Sunday. Santos allegedly yielded six sachets of shabu and P200 marked money.