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NCRPO : PhP 5.88 MILLION MARIJUANA RECOVERED IN A JOINT BUY-BUST, TWO ARRESTED

NCRPO Chief PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR. announced that Police Station 10 – Kamuning Station Drug Enforcement Unit, Quezon City Police District under PBGEN ANTONIO C YARRA, together with PROCOR – Regional Drug Enforcement Unit lead the successful joint buy-bust operation that resulted in the arrest of two (2) drug suspects along Sitio Wanti, Bulanao, Tabuk City, Kalinga at around 6:20 PM on April 29, 2021.

Based on the report submitted by the Station Commander, the arrested suspects were identified as:

a.) Carlos Bocad Banosan, 27 years old; and

b.) Mylene Sulay Bullay aka Angel, 25 years old.

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

a.) Forty five (45) bricks wrapped in transparent plastic containing suspected marijuana leaves;
b.) Eight (8) stalk wrapped in transparent plastic containing suspected marijuana leaves; and
c.) Buy-bust money amounting to Five Hundred Thousand pesos consisting of five (5) pc genuine one thousand pesos incorporated with four hundred ninty five (495) pieces one thousand boodle money.

The confiscated suspected marijuana has an aggregate estimated weight of more or less 49kg with DDB value amounting to PHP5.88 Million.

The arrested suspects and recovered pieces of evidence were brought to PROCOR Regional Drug Enforcement Unit Office for proper disposition and documentation.

“Ang pagkakaaresto at pagkumpiska sa malaking halaga ng hinihinalang marijuana ay labis na makakatulong sa ating kampanya kontra iligal na droga hindi lamang sa Kamaynilaan kundi pati na din sa nasabing lugar ng buy-bust at sa mga kalapit na bayan nito.” PMGEN DANAO said.

He added “Kung isa man sila sa mga supplier ng marijuana dito sa Kamaynilaan, malaki itong kabawasan upang hindi na lumaganap pa ang pagbebenta at paggamit nito.”###