Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office


NCRPO: Parañaque  Police Arrests  Drug Personality; More than 2.7M worth of Illegal Drugs Seized

NCRPO- PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR lauds the buy bust operation that yielded an estimate Two Million Five Hundred Seventy Seven Thousand Pesos (Php 2,577,200) worth of illegal drugs conducted at about 04:15 PM of September 21 infront of The Original Sea Food Building, Market Roxas Blvd. Service Road North Bound, Barangay Baclaran, Parañaque City.

According to the report submitted to NCRPO, the elements of SDEU led by PMAJ BRENT IAN S SALAZAR supported by Baclaran Police Sub Station 1 under the supervision of PCOL MAXIMO FRIAL SEBASTIAN JR in close coordination with PDEA-NCR launched the operation wherein the suspect identified as Joey De Leon y Sotto, from Dimasalang St, Pasay City was arrested.

Recovered from him were the following pieces of evidence:

a.) One (1) piece medium tied transparent plastic containing white crystalline substance of suspected shabu (SUBJECT OF SALE), two (2) medium tied transparent plastic containing white crystaline substance of suspected shabu and seven (7) pieces heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet each containing white crystalline substance of suspected shabu weighing a total weight of more or less three hundred seventy nine (379) grams with DDB value of two million five hundred seventy seven thousand pesos (Php 2,577,200);

b.) One (1) piece genuine one thousand (1000) peso bill with serial number AS762199 marked with letter ES in-front lower-left portion of the bill on the top of three (3) pieces of boodle money. (Buy-Bust Money);

c.) One (1) piece coin purse color brown; and

d.) One (1) shoe box printed with PARISIAN Elegance

The seized illegal drug items were turned over to SPD Crime Laboratory for chemical analysis while a case for violation of RA 9165 , The Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 is being prepared against the arrested suspect.

“I commend the successful buy-bust operation conducted by our men which led to the confiscation of a huge sum of illegal drug items and to the arrest of this drug personality. Guaranteed that we will be conducting intensified follow up operations to determine its source and arrest those big fishes behind this illegal drug trade.” Said PMGEN DANAO JR.###