Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office



NCRPO: PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR lauds the operatives of Northern Police District under PBGEN JOSE S HIDALGO JR, District Director for series of buy-bust operations that resulted in the apprehension of three (3) drug suspects and confiscation of more or less PHP 1,000,000.00 worth of suspected shabu in two different drug operations.

On August 12, 2021 at around 9:00 PM District Drug Enforcement Unit led by PMAJ AMOR CERILLO conducted a buy-bust along Bagong Sibol, Purok 4, Brgy. Mapulang Lupa, Valenzuela City that led to the arrest of two suspects. They were identified as Danny Beltran y Hila and Paulo Rejuso y Abanto.

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

A. Two (2) medium heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing undetermined amount of shabu;

B. One (1) large knot-tied transparent plastic sachet containing undetermined amount of shabu;

C. Three (3) medium paper wrapped of dried Marijuana leaves and fruiting tops;

D. One (1) digital weighing scale;

E. One (1) genuine PHP 1,000 bill incorporated w/6 pcs. PHP 1,000 Boodle money utilized as Buy-bust money; and

F. One (1) black belt bag.

The confiscated shabu has an aggregate estimated weight of more or less 105 grams with DDB value of PHP 714,000.00 while for the marijuana it has an estimated total weight of more or less 60 grams with DDB value of PHP 7,200.00.

Meanwhile, at around 12:20 AM on August 13, 2021 along Phase 6, Purok 3, Camarin, Brgy. 178, Caloocan City, joints operatives of Caloocan City Police Station led by PMAJ DEO D CABILDO together with 6th MFC RMFB-NCRPO led by PMAJ VILMER P MIRALLES in coordination with PDEA conducted a buy-bust operation which led to the arrest of one Jonell Chavez y Tabligan aka Kokoy.

Initial report submitted averred that one of the personnel of Caloocan CPS acted as a poseur buyer and was able to purchase one (1) piece medium transparent plastic sachet containing shabu in exchange of genuine PHP 500 bundled with 7 pieces of PHP 1000 fake/boodle currency used as buy-bust money.

Further, after the transaction the operatives pushed-through with the pre-arranged buy-bust that resulted in the arrest and recovery of five (5) pieces of medium transparent plastic sachets containing shabu. The confiscated illegal drugs weigh more or less 45 grams with DDB value of PHP 306,000.00.

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

PMGEN DANAO commends Northern Police District for this successful series of buy-bust operations.

He said “despite of the challenges brought by the current health crisis you continuously work hard to eliminate drug proliferation in your area of responsibility. Continue to exert your best effort to maintain peace and order in our community by strictly adhering to the minimum health public standards and continue to be on guard of your health and safety.”###