PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY–On February 15, 2021 at around 12:30 PM personnel from PNP DEG with personnel from NAIA-IADITG conducted controlled delivery operation at Philpost Manila Central Office, Liwasang Bonifacio, 1000 Manila which resulted to the arrest of Ranson Salonga, 26 years old, married and a resident of Block 105 cor. Bonifacio Drive, Port Area, Manila.
Seized from the suspect were the following:
- 2,878 pieces of ecstacy with standard drug price of Php 4, 892,600.00;
- Authorization letter and photocopy of ID of the consignor, Susan Lumbao; and
- Some identification cards, parcel delivery notice and sales invoice.
The said illegal drugs were concealed inside a box of clothes and shoes shipped by a certain Mary Lumbao Edwards from Netherlands and addressed to Susan Lumbao of Malate, Manila.
The suspect was brought to NAIA-IADITG Terminal 3, Pasay City while a case for violation of Section 4, Article II of RA 9165 (Comprehensive Dangerous Act of 2002) and Violation of RA 10863 (An Act Modernizing the Customs and Tariff Administration)will be filed by the Task Group against the arrested person.###