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NCRPO: MULTIPLE DRUG PERSONALITIES APPREHENDED IN THREE SEPARATE BUY-BUST OPERATIONS ; PHP 1.5M WORTH OF SHABU RECOVERED

NCRPO: MULTIPLE DRUG PERSONALITIES APPREHENDED IN THREE SEPARATE BUY-BUST OPERATIONS ; PHP 1.5M WORTH OF SHABU RECOVERED

NCRPO: In relation with the sustained campaign of National Capital Region Police Office against criminalities and illegal drugs, PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR commended the personnel who conducted three separate buy-bust operation around Metro that resulted in the confiscation of huge amount of suspected illegal drugs.

Based on the report submitted, at around 10:10 PM on November 16, 2021 along Winston St., Cor., Commonwealth Ave., Brgy., Greater Fairview, Quezon City, Station Drug Enforcement Unit of Police Station – 5, Fairview conducted a buy-bust operation that resulted in the arrest of the suspects who were identified as MELANIE DAVID y LUTERIA, 36 years old; JOHN CARLO YTURRALDE y ELAMPARO, 22 years old; and BELEN MARIE AYAQUIL y REANZARES, 21 years old.

Seized from the suspects possession and control are the following pieces of evidence:

A. Ten (10) pcs heat sealed transparent plastic sachets containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu weighing more or less 100 grams with estimated DDB value of PHP 680,000.00;
B. One (1) pc one thousand peso bill genuine money and 19 pcs one thousand peso bill boodle money total of Php20,000 (buy-bust money);
C. One (1) piece five hundred peso bill recovered money;
D. One (1) Cellphone android color blue;
E. One (1) lady shoulder color black;
F. One (1) piece coin purse color black; and
G. One (1) unit motorcycle yamaha MX-i color skyblue bearing plate number DD 22297.

Meanwhile, at around 12:15 AM on November 17, 2021 along Phase 10A Package 81 Block 6 Lot 3, Brgy. 176, Bagong Silang, Caloocan City joint operatives of OCOP – SDEU, CCPS under PCOL SAMUEL V MINA, Chief of Police conducted a buy-bust operation which led to the arrest of the suspect who was identified as JAYSON BAJEN y OMANDAN 32 years old after selling one (1) pc of knot-tied transparent plastic bag containing white crystalline substance believed to be “SHABU” to police officer who acted as a poseur buyer.

Seized from the suspect’s possession and control were two (2) pcs of medium heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet and one (1) knot tied transparent plastic bag containing white crystalline substance believed to be “SHABU”. The total confiscated drug evidence weighs approximately 40 grams with DDB standard value of PHP 272,000.00.

Finally, on the same day at around 2:15 AM along Blk. 5, Extension, Baseco Compound, Brgy. 649, Port Area, Manila operatives of Station Drug Enforcement Unit, Police Station – 13, Baseco launched a buy-bust operation that resulted in the apprehension of the suspect who was identified as GERALDINE SANTOS 26 years old.

Recovered from the scene are one (1) piece Five-hundred-peso bill used as marked money; one (1) piece pouch bag red in color and Eleven (11) pieces of heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets containing white crystalline substance suspected to be “shabu” with total net weight of more or less 62 grams with DDB value of approximately Php 421,600.00.

The suspects and recovered pieces of evidence were turned-over to their respective operating units for proper documentation and disposition while charges for violation of RA 9165 is being readied against the suspects.

“I commend our dedicated operatives for another successful buy-bust operation. Their continuous effort to apprehend this drug peddlers is a great drive for Team NCRPO to tirelessly work hard to eliminate every single drug activities in Metro.” said PMGEN DANAO.###