Philippine National Police

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NCRPO: LEADER OF MARTINEZ DRUG GROUP ARRESTED IN QUEZON CITY

NCRPO – PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR lauds the operatives of Police Station – 15 Proj. 6, Quezon City Police District for the successful arrest of Top 1 Priority and Leader of Martinez Drug Group through a buy-bust operation along # 70 Antique St., Brgy. Ramon Magsaysay, Quezon City at around 4:51 PM on July 6, 2021.

Reports received from the QCPD under the stewardship of PBGEN ANTONIO C YARRA, District Director state that the Station Drug Enforcement Unit, together with Intel and SIDMS personnel conducted a buy-bust operation that resulted in the arrest of the suspect who was identified as Juancho Martinez y Celis aka Juancho (Station Top 1 Most Wanted and Leader of Martinez Drug Group) and Norman John Martinez y Ople.

The investigation disclosed that the arrested leader was part of Case Operational Plan (COPLAN). Based on surveillance and validation thru CCTVs around the barangay wherein the suspect was arrested, it was revealed that JUANCHO was the source of illegal drugs of the pushers who were initially arrested by the operatives that made him tagged as the Station’s Top 1 Drug Priority Target.

Seized from the suspect’s possession and control are seven (7) pcs small heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet suspected to be shabu with more or less 3 grams with DDB value amounting to PHP 20,400.00 and three (3) PHP 100.00 bill as buy bust money.

The confiscated illegal drugs were brought to QCPD Crime Laboratory for Drug Test and Analysis while the arrested suspects were turned-over to PS – 15 SDEU Office for proper documentation while charges for violation of RA 9165 is being readied against them.

“Ang pagkakahuli sa lider ng drug group na ito ay isa na namang malaking tagumpay para sa Team NCRPO laban sa talamak na paggamit at pagbebenta ng iligal na droga. Isa itong malaking hakbang sa pagpapanatili ng katahimikan at kaayusan sa Kamaynilaan.” ani PMGEN DANAO.###