- An honest taxi driver went to Raffy Tulfo to surrender two bags full of money.
- Aside from the money, there was also illegal drugs inside the bag.
- Police officers are now investigating the case.
Stories of honest taxi drivers being praised and followed by a lot of netizens are well known in this era. Simply because in this life where a lot of dishonest people, we can rarely see someone doing acts of kindness for others by doing their ordinary jobs extra-ordinarily well. This is similar to the features news in Raffy Tulfo’s show in TV5, whereas taxi driver returned two bags of money which he initially thought as “purely money” inside. To his surprise, the bag doesn’t only contain the P300,000 but also a half kilo of what appears to be methamphetamine or commonly labeled as “shabu”.
To seek proper guidance and follow protocol, the TV Show’s team immediately contacted the authorities to take over the situation. National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) Chief Superintendent Oscar Albayalde after investigating went to the show and answered the series of questions given by the reporter. According to him, this is the first time that such thing happened and it is possibly because of the seem to be temporary “cease fire” against drugs.
The estimated value of the seized “shabu” might be worth up to P300 – P500 thousand pesos. The Quezon City Police District’s (QCPD) station on anti-illegal drugs will coordinate with them for it might have a connection to a ‘buy-bust’ operation by the QC station. It was further added that such paraphernalia might belong to a highly positioned pusher that was seized by the police.
Meanwhile, the taxi driver who was given the alias “Jolo” was reassured of his safety and he should be a role model to all others for his honesty. An award will whereas to him by the show but other than that, there will be flag raising ceremony to honor the possible taxi driver.