Filipino rapper-vlogger Haring Manggi was arrested for possession of illegal drugs in Imus, Cavite, according to a release from the Pasay City police today (November 15).
According to reporting by ABS-CBN Newsthe rapper, whose real name is Daniel Naguit, was arrested yesterday afternoon outside a mall in Imus, Cavite.
The report quoted Police Col. Byron Tabernilla, officer in charge of the Pasay City Police Station, who said Naguit was “arrested for possession of illegal drugs” after an encounter with an informant posing as a buyer.
The arrest warrant for Naguit was released on December 27, 2021, according to Tabernilla. As of publication, the rapper, who also goes by Miguelito Malakas, is currently under arrest.
Tabernilla also told the press that Naguit was accused of violating Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Substances Act of the Philippines.
This is a development story.