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Liquid marijuana seized in various warehouses at NAIA


Customs authorities seized on Monday 330 cartridges of liquid marijuana in different warehouses at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).

Port of NAIA district collector Mimel Talusan said the liquid marijuana  valued at P700,000 were intercepted in various air cargo parcels in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and NAIA Inter-Agency Drug Interdiction Task Force.

Talusan said 11 packages containing liquid marijuana were initially discovered by Customs personnel through the examination of air parcels.

The contraband came from various countries. BENJIE VERGARA

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Today’s Front Page February 29, 2020

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