Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office



NCRPO – PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR commended the operatives of Northern and Manila Police District for the successful conduct of buy-bust operations that resulted in the arrest of multiple drug personalities and seizure of huge amount of illegal drugs.

Based on the report submitted from PBGEN JOSE S HIDALGO JR, District Director stated that the Station Drug Enforcement Unit, Malabon CPS led by PSSg Sembrero under the supervision of PCOL ALBERT BAROT, Chief of Police conducted a buy bust operation on November 24, 2021 at around 7:30 PM along Salinas St., Brgy. Longos, Malabon City that resulted in the arrest of the suspects who were identified as Prea Enate y Beso; Lyndon Regino y Eanda aka Dodong; Mark Carlo Fortes (MNU) aka Comar; and Jarwin Gamalog y Eduarte aka Aweng.

Seized from the suspect’s possession and control are four (4) pieces brick wrapped, three (3) pieces of medium and five (5) pieces of small heat-sealed transparent plastic containing dried leaves and fruiting tops of suspected marijuana with total weight of 4.8 Kg with DDB value amounting to Php 576,000.00; one (1) genuine Php 1,000 and 15 pieces of Php 1,000 boodle money used as buy-bust money; and one (1) unit sky drive motorcycle.

On the same day at around 11:15PM, along M. Naval St., Brgy. NBBS Proper, Navotas City joint operatives of Navotas CPS SDEU led by PLT LUIS C RUFO JR together with SWAT Team and Intelligence Operatives under the supervision of PCOL DEXTER OLLAGING, Chief of Police conducted buy-bust operation that resulted in the confiscation of illegal firearms and arrest of the suspects who were identified as Jojian Laride y Alicarte aka Inday; John Michael Esquerra aka Michael.

Recovered from the scene are the following pieces of evidence:

A. More or less 525 grams of suspected shabu with corresponding standard drug price (SDP) of Php 3,570,000.00;
B. One (1) .38 Revolver (SMITH & WESSON) without serial number with Five live .38 ammunition;
C. One (1) Unit Motorcycle (Suzuki Skydrive) color black with plate number 6714 SE;
D. One (1) Unit Cellphone (SAMSUNG) color blue;
E. One (1) yellow tickler notebook;
F. One (1) color black digital weighing scale;
G. One (1) sling bag color red;
H. One (1) sling bag color black;
I. Three (3) pieces of genuine 1,000.00-peso bill (used by the poseur-buyer as the buy bust money); and
J. Twenty-seven (27) pieces 1,000.00-peso bill boodle money and four pieces of 500.00-peso bill (as recovered money).

Finally, on November 25, 2021 at 12:10 AM at Nr. 2049 Santiago St. Fortune 1 Village, Brgy. Gen T. De Leon, Valenzuela City, Station Drug Enforcement Unit of Valenzuela CPS led by PLT JOEL F MADREGALEJO under the supervision of PCOL SAMUEL V MINA, Chief of Police also launched a buy-bust operation that resulted in the arrest of the following suspects:

A. Ramon Del Rosario y Frial aka Estong;
B. Josephine Eslais y Canete; and
C. Ernando De Leon y Hererra.

Confiscated pieces of evidence include more or less 35 grams of suspected shabu with SDP value of Php 238,000.00; one (1) piece Php500.00 utilized as buy-bust money, cash money amounting to Php1,000; one (1) piece color white coin purse; two (2) units cellphones (SAMSUNG and Huawei); and one unit keypad cellphone.

Arrested suspects and recovered pieces of evidence were brought to respective police offices for proper documentation and disposition while charges for violation of RA 9165 and RA 10591 is being readied against the suspects.

“Team NCRPO enhances its battle against the proliferation of illegal drugs in the Metro. We are proud of the team’s continuous efforts agaibsr the schemes being implemented in arresting drug personalities and confiscation of illegal drugs. We appeal to the public to help us, cooperate with us and report any similar activities” PMGEN DANAO said.###