Three Nigerian nationals who were allegedly involved in the drug trade were arrested in Angeles City, Pampanga yesterday.
The suspects, who remained unidentified, were allegedly members of a drug gang called Mr. Izo. Aside from drugs, they were allegedly also involved in selling unlicensed firearms in Angeles City and its neighboring towns.
Pampanga police seized 25 grams of suspected meth worth PHP170,000 (US$3,555) from the suspects. Also found in their possession are 35 grams of marijuana, a gun, and seven cellphones.
The men will face drug and illegal possession of firearms charges.
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