NCRPO – PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR. commends the operatives of Navotas City Police Station, Northern Police District under PCOL DEXTER OLLAGING, Chief of Police for the conduct of a buy-bust operation which resulted in the apprehension of two (2) drug personalities along Babanse St., Brgy. NBBS Kaunlaran, Navotas City at around 8:40 PM on July 1, 2021.
Initial investigation reports submitted by NPD under the leadership of PBGEN JOSE S HIDALGO JR, District Director disclosed that the Station Drug Enforcement Unit (SDEU) Navotas CPS conducted a buy-bust operations that resulted in the arrest of the suspects who were identified as EMMA DAVID y PARAGO, 48 years old; MERCY SEDON y VACARO, 46 years old.
Seized from the suspect’s possession and control are the following pieces of evidence:
A.) Five (5) pieces of heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu;
B.) Eight (8) pieces of heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu;
C.) Four (4) pieces of knot-tied transparent plastic ice bag containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu;
D.) One (1) piece VIVO-Y11 cellular phone; and
E.) Four (4) pieces of genuine One Thousand Peso bill (used by the poseur-buyer as the buy-bust money) and thirty (30) pieces of One Thousand Peso bill boodle money.
The confiscated illegal drugs has an aggregate estimated weight of more or less 420 grams with DDB value amounting to PHP 2,856,000.00. It was turned-over to Navotas CPS SDEU together with the arrested suspects for proper disposition while charges for violation of RA 9165 is being readied against the suspects.
“Hindi matatawaran ang sipag at dedikasyon ng ating mga kapulisan upang masugpo ang talamak na bentahan at paggamit ng iligal na droga sa Kamaynilaan. Patuloy ang paglulunsad ng mga ganitong klaseng buy-bust para matukoy ang puno’t dulo ng lahat ng mga iligal na gawain na may kaugnayan sa droga at kriminalidad.” PMGEN DANAO said.###