Police nabbed P6 million price of marijuana at a checkpoint in Benguet earlier this week.
Kapangan municipal police station officers flagged down a Mitsubishi Montero, which turned out to include marijuana upon inspection.
According to the PNP Cordillera Facebook web page, police arrested three drug suspects, one in all whom was carrying a firearm.
Aside from the hundreds of thousands price of marijuana, police additionally confiscated the gun, a caliber .45 pistol, in addition to the automobile.
The suspects can be charged with the violation of Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002. The drug-toting particular person will even be charged with the violation of the Republic Act 10591 or the Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Act.
PNP Chief Police General Guillermo Lorenzo Eleazar directed a follow-up investigation to establish the supply of the marijuana, in addition to its distribution networks.
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