Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office

PBGEN DEBOLD M SINAS

SUSPECTED SHABU WORTH 1.2 MILLION SEIZED IN MAKATI

Anti-drug efforts of Southern Police District – Makati City Police Station successfully conducted an anti illegal drug buy bust operation on February 18, 2021 at about 3:30 pm at No. 130-A Caimito Street, Barangay Cembo, Makati City.

The operatives positively identified the suspects as:

a. Larry Cavero y Narvedez @Larry, Filipino, male, 57 years old, married, jobless and resident of Caimito Street, Barangay Cembo, Makati City;

b. Christopher Benigay y Furmales, Filipino, male, 41 years old, married, jobless and resident of Tanguile Street, Barangay Cembo, Makati City;

c. Joseph Romuel Peña y Ubalde, Filipino, male, 35 years old, single, jobless and resident of Sta. Lucia Street, Barangay Olympia, Makati City;

d. Dante Dela Dingco y Narvadez, Filipino, male, 63 years old, single, jobless and resident of No. 53 Acacia Street, Barangay Cembo, Makati City;

e. Mark Vispo y Huelgas, Filipino, male, 39 years old, married, construction worker and resident of Mabulo Street, Barangay Cembo, Makati City.

The arrest was made through a buy-bust operation conducted wherein an operative acted as a poseur buyer. The suspect received the marked money from the undercover agent in exchange of on (1) piece heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing suspected shabu worth Php500.00 bill.

Upon consummation of the illegal drug transaction, the poseur buyer gave the pre-arranged signal and from then and there, the team immediately arrested the suspects.

Recovered from suspect’s possession were the following pieces of evidence to wit:

• Four (4) pieces of heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline of suspected Shabu;
• Seven (7) pieces of knot tie transparent plastic containing white crystalline of suspected Shabu;
• One (1) piece of weighing scale;

• One (1) piece cellular phone color blue;

• One (1) piece pouch color white;

• Ten (10) pieces of Php1,000.00 Bill;

• One (1) piece of Php500.00 bill. (Buy Bust Money);
• One (1) piece scissor .

The estimated weight of suspected illegal drugs is 186 grams with DDB drug of Php 1,264,800.00.

Recovered pieces of evidence were properly inventoried and witnessed by Kagawad Rodrigo Neri of Barangay East Rembo, this City and Mr Don King Zarate, Media Representative from DZXL.

Criminal complaints for violation of Republic Act Nr 9165 (Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002) and Direct Assault on a Person of Authority are being prepared for filing in court against the suspects.

NCRPO Regional Director PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR commends the dedication of Team NCRPO in conducting operations for the benefit of NCR residents.

“Patuloy po kaming magsasagawa ng mga operasyon sa Metro Manila para masugpo ang iligal na droga sa ating nasasakupan. Hindi po kami titigil na aksyunan ang sumbong ng ating mga kababayan kung kaya naman hinihikayat namin ang lahat na magreport sa istasyon o magtext sa NCRPO hotline numbers, O915- 888-9181 para GLOBE at 0999-901-8181 para SMART subscribers.###