Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office

PBGEN DEBOLD M SINAS

NOVALICHES TOP 8 AND 9 DRUG PERSONALITIES BUSTED

The National Capital Region Police Office, Chief, PMGEN DEBOLD M SINAS commends the Station Drug Enforcement Unit (SDEU) of PS 4 – Novaliches, Quezon City Police District for the success of two buy-bust operations which resulted in the apprehension of Station’s Top 8 and Top 9 Drug Personalities along with two (2) other cohorts.

The operation ensued from the information from Quezon City District Intelligence Unit- Regional Intel Unit- NCR about the illegal drug activities of the suspects. Thereafter, operatives conducted surveillance and monitoring to verify the information. Upon validation, operatives arranged a buy-bust operation.

At around 7:00 PM of October 22, 2020 along No. 55 S. Francisco St., Brgy. San Bartolome, Novaliches, Quezon City one of the operatives acted as a poseur buyer and was able to meet the suspects. After the transaction they pushed through with the pre-arranged buy-bust which resulted in the arrest of station’s Top 9 Drug Personality along with his two other cohorts.

Initial investigation showed that the arrested suspects were identified as:

a) JONARY OBISPO y SALIN aka “TOMBOY” 43 years old, male, single, jobless, and residing in Brgy. San Bartolome, Novaliches, QC (Top 9 Station Level Drug Personality);

b) MAXIMO DELOS REYES y BAGAMASBAD aka “MACKY”, 43 years old, married, sales agent, n/o Camarines Sur and residing in Brgy. San Agustin, Novaliches, QC; and

c) DARWIN ABOGADO y PAGLINAWAN aka “DARWIN” 40 years old, with live-in partner , sales agent, n/o Calawag Quezon and residing in Brgy. Capri, Novaliches, QC.

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

a) Fifteen(15) pieces of heatsealed transparent plastic sachet containing of undetermined quantity of white crystalline substanced to be shabu;

b) One(1) unsealed transparent plastic sachet containing traces of suspected shabu;

c) One(1) digital weighing scale;

d) One (1) color green pouch;

e) One (1) unit color blue cellular phone;

f) Two (2) pieces one hundred peso bill marked buybust money;

g) Eight (8) pieces of one thousand peso bill boodle money;

h) One (1) aluminum foil strip;

i) One (1) rolled aluminum foil used as tooter; and

j) One (1) color green disposable lighter used as burner.

The confiscated pieces of evidence were marked and inventoried in the presence of Kgwd. Gabby Delos Santos of Brgy. San Bartolome, Nova., QC and Media Representative Mr. Chris Yu of Tuklas News National.

The recovered illegal drugs has an aggregate estimated weight of more or less 25 grams with a DDB value amounting to PhP 170,000.00.

Correspondingly, at around 10:00 PM of the same date, the same operating unit conducted a buy-bust operation along #439 Camp Grezar, Brgy. Bagbag, Novaliches, Quezon City. The arrest was plotted through the conduct of Simultaneous Enhanced Managing Police Operation (SEMPO) which resulted in the arrest of Station’s Top 8 Drug Personality.

The arrested suspect was identified as Michael Santos y Madawin A.K.A. “Puke”, Male, 34 years old, jobless, with live-in partner, native of Tumauini Isabela, residing in Brgy. Bagbag, Novaliches Q.C.

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

a) Sixteen (16) pieces of heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing undetermined quantity of white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu;

b) Two (2) pieces of genuine One hundred Peso Bill marked buy-bust money;

c) One (1) color red white cigarette case; and

d) Five (5) pcs. PhP 1000.00 bill used as buy bust money.

The items were duly marked and inventoried in the presence of Kagawad Beth Vitangcol of Brgy. Bagbag, Nova., QC and Media Representative Mr. Leody Tobias of Radyo ng Masa.

The recovered pieces of illegal drugs weigh more or less 10 grams with a DDB value amounting to PhP 8,000.00

The arrested suspects and recovered pieces of evidence from both buy-bust operations were turned-over to PS – 4 Novaliches for proper documentation and pending the filling of appropriate charges to the court for violation of Sec. 5 and Sec. 11 Article II of RA 9165 or otherwise known as “Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.”

“I commend Novaliches Police Station operatives for this huge accomplishment in consecutively arresting the Top 8 and Top 9 station’s drug personality. This will greatly contribute in the eradication of drug proliferation in the area,” PMGEN SINAS stated.