Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office

PBGEN DEBOLD M SINAS







JOINT OPERATIVES NET PHP 6.8 MILLION WORTH OF SHABU ; 3 DRUG PERSONALITIES ARRESTED IN PARAÑAQUE

NCRPO – Joint anti-illegal drug buy-bust operations of SOU 5, PNP DEG (Leading Unit) led by PLT GENARO U CUANAN, RDEU, PRO 5, Station Drug Enforcement Unit and Parañaque CPS led to the arrest of three (3) drug personalities.

Reports reaching the NCRPO showed that at around 4:30 PM on September 30, 2021 along Dr. A Santos Ave., Brgy. San Dionisio, Sucat, Parañaque City joint operatives conducted a buy-bust operation that resulted in the arrest of the suspects who were identified as:

A. Esmail Taha Abdilla alias “Waway Taba” (member of Arman Apinado Robbery and Illegal Drug Group categorized as High Value Individual (HVI) Top 10 Priority Target on Illegal Drugs Rank No. 5);

B. Salahudin Burak Zumbaga; and

C. Amad K Abo.

Seized from the suspect’s possession and control are the following pieces of evidence:

A. More or less one (1) kg of suspected shabu with DDB value amounting to Php 6,800,000.00;

B. One (1) FORD LYNX with plate number XGX 926;

C. One (1) piece one-thousand-peso bill;

D. Assorted Identification Cards;

E. One (1) Vivo Smart Phone and three (3) Nokia Keypad Cellular Phones.

The arrested suspects and recovered pieces of evidence were brought to PNP DEG Office for proper disposition and documentation while charges for violation of RA 9165 is being readied against the suspects.

PMGEN DANAO commended the efforts of the joint operating units and said, “ang pagkakaaresto at pagkakumpiska sa malaking halaga ng iligal na droga ay labis na makakatulong sa ating kampanya kontra iligal na droga hindi lamang sa Kamaynilaan kundi pati na rin sa ating mga kalapit na probinsya.”###