NCRPO- PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR. announced that Police Station 1 – La Loma, Station Drug Enforcement Unit – QCPD apprehended one of the 10 Top Most Wanted Drug Personalities in a buy-bust operation.
The operation was conducted on May 4, 2021 at around 10:00 PM along Gitna Street, Kaingin Bukid, Barangay Apolonio, Quezon City. The operatives received information regarding the illegal drug activities of the suspect in the area and immediately held a buy-bust operation which resulted in the arrest.
Based on the report submitted by SDEU, QCPD the arrested suspect was identified as RANDY ARAPAN y FERNANDEZ AKA RANDY CAMAGONG.
Seized from the suspect’s possession and control are the following pieces of evidence:
A.) One (1) piece five hundred peso paper bill used as buy bust money;
B.) One (1) unit VIVO android cellular phone; and
C.) Four (4) pieces heat sealed transparent plastic sachets containing undetermined quantity of white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu with estimated weight of more or less 3 grams and with standard value of PHP20,400.00.
The arrested suspect and recovered pieces of evidence were brought to Station Drug Enforcement Unit office for proper documentation and disposition. Pending filing appropriate charges for violation of Secs. 5 and 11 Article II of RA 9165 or The Comprehensive Dangerous Drug Acts of 2002.
“The arrest of one of top most wanted drug personalities will significantly affect the selling and distribution of illegal drugs in the area. It is due to the continuous effort and dedication of our police operatives that we are averting the widespread use of illegal drugs in Metro Manila.” PMGEN DANAO said.###