Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office

PBGEN DEBOLD M SINAS

2 KILOS OF SHABU WORTH PhP 15.8M SEIZED IN TAGUIG, 2 ARRESTED

NCRPO- PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR congratulated the joint operatives of PDEA RO-NCR EDO together with the elements of Southern Police District and Taguig City Police Station for the seizure Of

more than 2 kilos of suspected shabu during the buy-bust operation conducted in Slot 34 open parking lot at Sunshine Mall, FTI, ARCA South, Taguig City at around 4:30 pm of May 15, 2021.

Arrested during the operation were drug personalities who were later identified to be the following persons:

a. Melanie Capin y Aguilar, 35 y/o, DOB: May 27, 1986, married, vendor and with address at B38 L14 Jakarta St. San Marino Salawag, Dasmarinas Cavite; and

b. Jeffrey Sadiasa y Dematera, 31 y/o, DOB: June 3, 1989, single, waiter and with address at B14 L15 Carnation St., T.S. Cruz Subd., Las Pinas City.

Recovered from them were the following:

a. MOL 2 kilos of Suspected Shabu worth Php 13.6 million;
b. One (1) Samsung analog phone;
c. One (1) drivers license ID card; and
d. 16 bundles of boodle money with one (1) genuine 1,000 peso bill with serial nr FV589466 on top of bundles of boodle money.

The seized pieces of evidence were duly marked and inventoried in the place of arrest before the suspects and mandatory witnesses before it was turned over to the crime laboratory for confirmatory testing. The arrested suspects will be facing charges for violation of sections 5 and 11 , Art II, RA9165 (The Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002).

“I commend the team for their exceptional progress in our fight against illegal drugs. Our concerted effort with our partner units in this campaign paves the way for greater accomplishments and positive developments in our mission to free Metro Manila from the proliferation of this dangerous substance.” PMGEN DANAO JR,stated.###