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NCRPO:  JOINT DRUG STING NETS PHP 3.4 M OF SHABU, SUSPECT ARRESTED

PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR., commended the successful joint drug buy-bust operation of PDEA and Caloocan City Police Station that resulted in the arrest of a suspect and confiscation of more or less PhP 3.4M worth of suspected shabu.

Initial report showed that joint operatives of PDEA Nueva Ecija Provincial Office, PDEA Bataan Provincial Office, PDEA RO-III RSET led by AI 5 Christopher Macairap, Bagong Bario Sub-Station 5 led by PLT Julius J Villafuerte and PMAJ Deo Cabildo, SDEU, Caloocan under the supervision of PCOL SAMUEL V MINA, Chief of Police arrested the suspect on October 23, 2021 at about 1:30PM in front of a Fast-Food store along cor Loreto St., Brgy 84, Caloocan City.

The arrested suspect was identified as Arturo Del Cruz Jr. Y Dungo, male, 38 yrs old, delivery driver, native of GMA Cavite and a resident of #177 Gov. Pascual St., Sipac, Navotas city.

Confiscated from his possession and control were mol 500 grams of Methamphetamine Hydrochloride (shabu) with standard DDV of 3.4 million pesos and one genuine one-thousand-peso bill used as buy-bust money incorporated with boodle money.

The suspect and recovered pieces of evidence will be brought to PDEA III office to take cognizance of the case and for proper disposition.

“Once again, our operatives together with our partner agency seized a large amount of illegal drugs and I am happy with the continued arrest of people involved in illegal drug trade. I commend our men who continuously heed with our directives to never ceased in tracking and arresting drug personalities and put them behind bars.” PMGEN Danao stated. ###