*NCRPO: More Than Half Million-Peso Worth of Illegal Drugs Seized in Buy-Bust Ops in Muntinlupa and Taguig*
NCRPO – MOL Php 500,000.00 worth of suspected illegal drugs was recovered during two (2) separate buy-bust operations conducted by the operatives of Southern Police District under the supervision of PBGEN Jimili L Macaraeg, District Director from June 17 – 18, 2022.
Based on the report that reached the office of the Regional Director, PMGEN Felipe R Natividad, at about 10:45 PM of June 17, 2022 along Avanceña St. Katarungan Village, Barangay Poblacion Muntinlupa City, Station Drug Enforcement Unit of Muntinlupa CPS in coordination with PDEA, conducted a buy-bust operation that resulted in the arrest of the suspect who was identified as AL RAHSID TIMBAYAN y SURDILLA.
Seized from the suspect’s possession and control are more or less 55 grams of suspected shabu with DDB value amounting to Php 374,000.00.
Meanwhile, at around 2:00 AM of June 18, 2022 along No. 2886 Roldan St., Brgy. Lower Bicutan, Taguig City, Station Drug Enforcement Unit of Taguig CPS in coordination with PDEA also conducted a buy-bust operation the led to the arrest of the suspect who was identified as JHON LOUWEL ALBACITE, 23 years old.
Recovered from the suspect was more or less 19 grams of shabu with Standard Drug Price of Php 129,200.00.
Both of the arrested suspects and recovered pieces of evidence were turned-over to respective Station’s Drug Enforcement Unit Office for proper documentation, pending the filing of complaint for violation of RA 9165.
PMGEN Natividad commended the enthusiasm and efforts of the SPD operating units for this noteworthy accomplishments not only in the fight against illegal drugs but also to curb any form of criminality in their area of responsibility.
He added, “ipagpatuloy lang natin ang sama-samang pagtatrabaho ng maayos at tama at palaging ilagay sa puso ang disiplina upang tuluyan nating masugpo ang iligal na droga sa ating mga lugar.” ###