Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office

PBGEN DEBOLD M SINAS

1.4M Worth of Drugs, Seized in a Buy-Bust in Makati

The National Capital Region Police Chief PMGEN DEBOLD M SINAS lauded the successful buy-bust operation by the operatives of Eastern Police District, Marikina City Police Station which led to the seizure of 215 grams of shabu with a standard DDB value amounting to Php1,462,000.00.

According to the initial report, the operation stemmed from an intelligence information developed through tactical interrogation conducted against one suspect who was arrested in a buy-bust operation on October 28, 2020 along Golden Valley, Brgy Malanday Marikina City.

The operatives managed to ellicit information regarding his pending illegal drug transaction in Makati City with one alias Mac Mac on October 29,2020 at about 10:40 at Barangay Rizal Makati City.

Consequently, a buy-bust operation was plotted against the suspects on October 29, 2020 at about 10:40 AM at Brgy Rizal, Makati City. Upon their apprehension, they were identified to be the following persons thus:

1) Mc Gregor Tibayan y Villoderes @Mac, 33 y/o and residing in East Rembo, Makati City

2) Edgar Evangelista y Sison @Egay, 34 y/o and residing in Brgy Rizal, Makati City

3) Allan Sagario y Ellorda @Allan, 40 y/o and residing in Brgy Maysapang Ososan, Taguig City

4) Dario Hallera y Lumagbas @Ding, 38 y/o and residing in Brgy Rizal, Makati City

Recovered from their possession were the following pieces of evidence to wit:

a) Two (2) pieces of small heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected as dangerous drugs;

b) Two (2) pieces of medium heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected as dangerous drugs;

c) Two (2) pieces knot tied transparent plastic ice bag containing white crystalline substance suspected as shabu;

d) Two (2) pieces coin purse color black and brown;

e) Two (2) pieces of small cartoon box;

f) One (1) unit cellphone (Realme);

g) Two (2) pieces Five Hundred peso bill with serial nos. AL589003 and EP151373 recovered money; and

h) Two (2) pieces One Thousand peso bill with serial nos. NK989657 and NK989660 and Fourteen (14) pieces One Thousand bill (Boodle Money) used as buy bust money (recovered)

The seized items has a total  estimated weight of  around 215 grams worth more or less 1, 462,000.00 pesos. It was duly inventoried in the place of apprehension before the accused and mandatory witnesses: Brgy Kagawad Virgilio C Gundran of Brgy Rizal of Makati City and Ms Margie Bautista of ‘REMATE’ who served as the media representative.

The accused were taken under police custody for filing of charges for violation of RA 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 while the seized suspected illegal drugs were turned-over to EPD Crime Laboratory for confirmatory chemical analysis.

“I commend the successful buy-bust operation conducted by the operatives of the Station Drug Enforcement Unit of Marikina City Police Station, Eastern Police District,  which resulted in the arrest of several big time drug personalities and sezure of Php1,462,000.00 worth of suspected illegal drugs. May this serve as a message to those who are involved in illegal drug activities that NCRPO will not cease in invigorating its anti-illegal drugs campaign despite the complexities brought by the current health crisis,” said PMGEN SINAS.