A suspected drug courier was arrested and PhP1.7 million worth of shabu was also seized from his possession early Wednesday morning in Cebu City.
According to Sr./Insp. Henrix Bancoleta, Regional Anti-Illegal Drug Special Operations Group, the suspect was identified as Japet Bontilao.
Bontilao was arrested near Calamba public cemetery around 4:20AM while on his way to deliver a 150-gram-shabu to his buyer.
Meanwhile, authorities are on a manhunt against the still unidentified supplier.