MANILA- Police said Saturday it arrested 79 suspected drug pushers and users in its week-long drug roundup in Pasay City.
Among those arrested is the 7th most wanted person in the city identified as Anthony Dela Cruz alias Timmie.
Dela Cruz, who has been wanted since March, is accused of killing a certain Edwin Almendrala. The incident was caught in CCTV footage.
“Nakagamit ako noon. Gumagamit ako pero hindi ako nagtutulak,” Dela Cruz said following his arrest Friday night.
(I was under the influence it happened. I'm using drugs but I don't sell it.)
Police recovered 105 sachets of suspected "shabu," 5 loose firearms, and 4 bladed weapons during its raids.