Police nabbed P6 million value of marijuana at a checkpoint in Benguet earlier this week.
Kapangan municipal police station officers flagged down a Mitsubishi Montero, which turned out to comprise marijuana upon inspection.
In accordance with the PNP Cordillera Fb web page, police arrested three drug suspects, one among whom was carrying a firearm.
Other than the tens of millions value of marijuana, police additionally confiscated the gun, a caliber .45 pistol, in addition to the car.
The suspects can be charged with the violation of Republic Act 9165 or the Complete Harmful Medicine Act of 2002. The drug-toting particular person may also be charged with the violation of the Republic Act 10591 or the Complete Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Act.
PNP Chief Police Common Guillermo Lorenzo Eleazar directed a follow-up investigation to establish the supply of the marijuana, in addition to its distribution networks.