NCRPO – Regional Director, PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR. lauds Southern Police District under the direction of PBGEN JIMILI LOPEZ MACARAEG for a series of successful buy-bust operations.
Along Langka Street, Barangay Comembo, Makati City at around 12:05 PM on May 25, 2021, Station Drug Enforcement Unit of PS – 2 Makati conducted a buy-bust operation that resulted in the arrest of three drug personalities who were identified as:
a.) Tomas Ungsod Jr. y Cormanes aka Philip;
b.) Joseph Villegas y Colleco aka Joseph; and
c.) Christian Policarpio y Cajefe aka Christian.
Seized from the suspects possession and control are the following pieces of evidence:
a) Eight (8) pcs heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet of suspected Shabu with more or less 11 grams with DDB value of PHP 74,800.00 and suspected Marijuana with more or less 4.6 grams with DDB value of PHP 552.00;
b.) Two (2) pcs heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing fruiting tops of suspected dried Marijuana leaves;
c.) One (1) pc coin purse; and
d.) One (1) pc of PHP 500.00 bill used as buy-bust money.
Consequently, on the same day at around 4:30 PM along Roxas Blvd. Service Road corner Cuneta Ave. Brgy. 76, Zone 10, Pasay City, PS – 1 Pasay, Station Drug Enforcement Unit launched a buy-bust operation wherein two drug suspects were arrested. They were identified as JUDITH ENRIQUEZ y PAJELA aka Ate Judith and MEDRANO MEDINA y MATEO aka Medic.
Recovered from the suspects are One (1) piece medium plastic knot-tied containing suspected “shabu” with more or less 55.35g with DDB value of PHP 376,380.00; One (1) pc. 1000 (buy-bust money); Seventy-nine (79) pcs (boodle money); and One (1) piece of kojic soap box.
The items were duly marked and inventoried with the presence of elected officials of Brgy. 76, Zone 10, Pasay City and Media Representative Mr Eric Jayson Drew.
Meanwhile, on May 24, 2021 at around 10:30 PM along Camachilli Street, Purok 4, Brgy. Lower Bicutan, Taguig City, Station Drug Enforcement Unit of Taguig City Police Station conducted a buy-bust operation with PDEA Control No. 10001-052021-0501 that resulted in the arrest of Ivan Abdul y Luntuan aka “Dok” and Franz Ceneta y Villanueva.
Seized and confiscated pieces of evidence from the suspects are as follow:
a.) Five (5)pieces heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance of suspected shabu weighing more or less 21 grams with standard drug price of PHP 142,800.00;
b.) One (1) piece coin purse color black; and
c.) Two (2) pieces of PHP 100.00 bill utilized as buy-bust money.
Finally, on the same night at around 11:30 PM along #31C Villa-Villa St. Brgy New Lower Bicutan, Taguig City, operatives of Station Drug Enforcement Unit of Taguig City Police Station with PDEA Control No. 10001-052021-0501 also conducted a buy-bust operation.
Report showed that the arrested suspect was identified as Richard Medina y Simbulan aka Ramuel. Recovered from his possession are the following pieces of evidence:
a.) Four (4) pieces heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance of suspected shabu weighing more or less 16.5 grams with standard drug price of PHP 112,200;
b.) One (1) piece color black pouched;
c.) One (1) piece of One Thousand Peso Bill utilized as boodle money; and
d.) Two (2) pieces of One Hundred Peso bill utilized as buy-bust money.
The arrested suspects and recovered pieces of evidence were turned-over to the respective police stations for proper disposition and documentation mfiling appropriate charges for violation of Sec. 5 and 11 Article II of RA 9165 or otherwise known as “Comprehensive Dangerous Drug Acts of 2002”.
“I commend the operatives of Southern Police District for the series of buy-bust operations that resulted in the apprehension of multiple drug personalities. This will greatly contribute to our intensified campaign of eliminating illegal drugs in Metro.” PMGEN DANAO said.###