Dapitan City – Two suspected drug pushers were arrested by anti-illegal drug operatives of Dapitan City Police Station and PDEA agents during a drug buy-bust operation in Barangay Owaon, this city, at about 3:30 PM of March 24, 2015.
The two arrested violators were identified as James Gozo y Salmori, 30, resident of Barangay Loay, Gutalac, and Christian Lansang y del Rio, 29, resident of Barangay Galas, Dipolog City. Confiscated from them were a large sachet of suspected “shabu”, ten smaller sachets of same substance, ₱500.00 used as marked money, numerous drug paraphernalia, and two cellular phones. Arrested persons were brought to Dapitan City Police Station while confiscated items were taken to Provincial Crime Laboratory Office for proper disposition. Estimated weight of “shabu” is 5.00 grams with an estimated market value of Php 15,000.00. The arrested persons will be charged with violation of Sections 5 in Relation to Section 26, 11 and 12 of Article II R.A. 9165.
Zamboanga City – The anti-illegal drug operatives of Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) arrested a suspected pusher during a buy-bust operation in Poste Drive, Barangay Pasonanca at about 9:15 PM of March 24, 2015. Jerson Hadjirul y Jumaani, 46, a resident of said place was arrested with three small sachets of suspected shabu, marked money and drug paraphernalia in his possession. He is presently detained at Zamboanga Police Station 5 for filing of appropriate charges in court while the suspected shabu were submitted to the Regional Crime Lab Office 9 for examination.
Zamboanga City – The Anti-Illegal Drug Special Operation Task Group (SAIDSOTG) of Zamboanga Police Station 5 conducted buy-bust operation at Callejon Drive, Barangay Guiwan at about 9:30 PM of March 25, 2015. This resulted to the apprehension of Nur Sakaluran y Marong a.k.a. "Ompoy", 23. Confiscated from him were a small sachet of suspected shabu and a two-hundred peso bill marked money. The seized shabu was submitted to RCLO9 for laboratory examination. Suspect is presently detained at said police station for filing of appropriate charges in court.
-with report from PO2 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9