In line with the campaign of NCRPO’s Top Cop PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR to intensify anti-illegal drug operations in Metro Manila, the QCPD Police Station 8 nabbed their 4th most wanted illegal drug personality in a buy bust operation along 71A Magat Salamat Oval, Brgy Marilag, Project 4, Quezon City at about 6:30 PM of June 25, 2021.
The suspect was identified as Benedict Aquino y Obaňa aka “Bong”, a native of Quezon City and presently residing at 18B Mahugo Street Marilag, Project 4 Quezon City.
Seized from his possession were the following pieces of evidence:
- Seven (7) pieces small heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing undetermined quantity of white crystalline substance suspected known as SHABU;
- One (1) piece five hundred peso bill (Php500.00) with serial number BA631930 used as buy-bust money with initial markings of “MP” indicated at the left upper portion of the money; and
- One (1) unit OppoR15 color neo marked as RE-MP-BA-6 6/25/2021 with signature written in masking tape.
The pieces of recovered drug evidence were turned over to the crime laboratory for confirmatory analysis while the suspect was taken to the police station to face charges for violation of Sections 5 & 11 of R.A 9165 (Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002).
“Ang masigasig na pagsasagawa ng mga operasyon kontra ilegal na droga ay isa sa mga pangunahing kampanya sa ilalim ng aking pamumuno at bilang pagsuporta nf kapulisan sa programa nf ating kasalukuyang administrasyon. Hangad ko na sa lalong madaling panahon ay mahuli at masawata natin ang mga taong walang habas na sumisira sa kinabukasan hindi lamang ng ating mga kabataan kundi ng bawat pamilyang pilipino na kasalukuyang apektado ng salot na ito.Nawa ay makipag tulungan po ang bawat isa upang mapuksa ang paglaganap ng ilegal na droga sa ating nasasakupan.” Wika ni PMGEN DANAO JR.###