Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office



PMGEN Vicente D Danao Jr., commended the Marikina City Police Station  under the leadership of PCOL Restituto B Arcangel, particularly the operatives of the Station Drug Enforcement Unit (SDEU) for the arrest of three drug suspects and confiscation of  more or less  Php 376 thousand worth of suspected shabu during a drug sting of Marikina CPS at about 2:15 PM on April 11, 2021 at Brgy Tumana, Marikina City.

According to the report submitted to the office of  RD Danao, the suspects were identified as:

a)Ariel Romero y Acebron alyas Ariel ( watch-listed), 22 years old, jobless, residing at Blk. 70 Angel Santos St., Brgy Tumana, Marikina City.

b)Jeffrey Amba y Lusuegro @ Dogs (Not Included in Unified Watch-list), male, 18 years old, presently residing at Blk 75 Angel Santos St., Brgy Tumana, Marikina City, and

c)Shabby Nogoy y Diarisco @ Shabby(Not Included in Unified Watch-list) female, 36 yrs old, and presently residing at Blk. 70 Angel Santos St., Brgy Tumana, Marikina City.

The operation stemmed after validation of a report provided by an informant regarding the illegal drugs activities of the suspects were series of surveillance was conducted. Upon validation of the illegal activities of the suspects, buy-bust operation was plotted by joint operatives wherein one of the police officer acted as a poseur buyer and after the transaction was made, he gave the signal for the arrest of Ariel and his cohorts alyas Dogs and alyas Shabby.

Seized from the possession and control of the suspects were four (4) pieces heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected as shabu including the item purchased; One (1) piece knot tied transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance of suspected shabu; One (1) green coin purse; One (1) piece digital weighing scale and One (1) piece five hundred pesos recovered as buy bust money.

Pieces of evidence were duly marked and inventoried in the presence of Brgy. Kagawad Joven Mendoza of Brgy. Tumana and Alex Mendoza a Media representative from HATAW.

Confiscated drug evidence has an estimated weight of more or less fifty four (54) grams and with an estimated DDB value of more or less ₱ 376,400.00. Meanwhile, suspects are currently detained at the Marikina City Custodial Facility for proper disposition and be presented to the Prosecutor’s Office for inquest proceedings for violation of Sections 5 and 11 under Art 11 of RA 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

In Quezon City, on the same day another drug personality was arrested during a buy-bust operation at about 6:00PM along A. Bonifacio Avenue, Brgy., Balingasa, Quezon City.

According to the initial report,  personnel of La Loma Police Station under the supervision of PLRCOL FLORIAN REYNADO particularly the Station Drug Enforcement Unit led by  PLT RONALDO C AMBATANG conducted a buy-bust operation that resulted in the arrest of the subject person identified as Calvin Keith Bonto y Sayago also known as CK.

Confiscated under the possession of the suspect was four pieces of heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu weighing more or less 32 grams with estimated standard value of Php 217,600.00. Meanwhile the suspect is under custody of operating units while waiting for inquest.

“I commend our Team for their zealous effort to curb the proliferation of illegal drugs in our region. At sa mga iba pa diyan na sangkot sa iligal na gawain lalong-lalo na sa iligal na droga, mas mabuti ng huminto na kayo dahil hindi namin magagarantiyahan ang inyong kaligtasan.” RD Danao said. ###