6 college students arrested during pot session in Bulacan

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MANILA, Philippines  –  Six (6) college students were arrested after being caught in a pot session in Meycauayan City, Bulacan early this week.

Operatives from the Bulacan Provincial Public Safety Company (PPSC) nabbed the suspects who were reportedly caught sniffing marijuana by the roadside along Industrial Road in Barangay Pantok past 9 pm last Tuesday.

Police identified them as Jericho Pangilinan, 18; Jeffrey Tamayo, 20; Joseph Dumo, 20; Marvin Palana, 19; Rodolfo Cristobal, 19; and Stephen Esteban, 19; all criminology students and residents of the same barangay.

Before their arrest, Police Supt. Ferdinand Germino, chief of PPSC, said they received a tip-off from a concerned citizen about six men doing a pot session near a public road.

Confiscated from the group were a medium-sized plastic bag containing dried marijuana leaves and 3 disposable lighters.

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