Zamboanga Sibugay - A man listed as number one in the drug watch list under Siay was arrested in Barangay Logpond, Siay at about 5:30 PM of April 19, 2015 during the implementation of Search Warrant Number IM-15-15 issued by Presiding Judge Josefino Bael of RTC9, Branch 31, Imelda, ZSB.
Suspect Ariel Constantino Muyco, 42, was arrested by the authorities while in possession of thirty-five sachets of suspected “shabu”, cash amounting to Php 131,900.00, and drug paraphernalia. Inventory and markings were conducted in the presence of Barangay. Capt. Ernesto Dolar, Barangay Kagawad Fernando Hicar and Mr. Jerry Kimos, station manager of Radio Suhnan FM based in Siay. Suspect is now under the custody of Siay MPS for proper disposition.
Molave, Zamboanga del Sur - Intelligence operatives of Molave MPS conducted a buy-bust operation at the carnival area inside Molave Regional Pilot School, Barangay Madasigon at about 11:15 PM on April 19, 2015. This resulted in the arrest of Wilvin Benito Paderanga, 29, a carnival worker from, Ozamiz City, and his live-in partner identified as Merly Galarpe Edrote, 22, resident of Barangay Snowland, Libertad, Misamis Occidental. Confiscated from them were cash believed to be drug proceeds together with the marked money amounting to Php 1,296.00, two sachets of suspected shabu and drug paraphernalia. Arrested suspects are temporarily detained at Molave MPS lock-up cell while a case for violation of RA 9165 is prepared for filing in court.
-with report from PO2 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9