NBI files charges vs 6 suspects including 3 Chinese nationals

NBI files charges vs 6 suspects including 3 Chinese nationals

MANILA — The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) on Tuesday filed charges for violation of Section 5 (Sale of Dangerous Drugs), Article II of Republic Act 9165, or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002, against six suspects including three Chinese nationals in connection with the raid of its agents that resulted in the confiscation of 500 kilos of shabu worth around Php 3 billion in San Juan City last Dec. 23.

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The three Chinese nationals were identified as Shi Gui Xiong, 44; Che Wen De alias Jackie Tan, 44; Wu Li Yong alias David Go, 44; while the three others were Abdullah Jamal, 33; Salim Arafat, 19; and Rasher Jamal, 19. They were taken to the Department of Justice (DOJ) to undergo inquest proceedings.

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The three Chinese nationals will also be charged for violation of section 8 and in relation to Section 26 Article 2 of Republic Act no. 9165 otherwise known as the Dangerous Drugs Act 2002.

The suspects were caught inside the warehouse which they have been occupying for months.

Operatives found 500 kilos of shabu inside the warehouse.

The suspects are currently detained at the NBI headquarters. PNA-northboundasia.com