Manukan, Zamboanga Del Norte - A 34-year old man listed as no. 3 in the illegal drugs watch list of Manukan MPS was arrested during drug buy-bust operation in Sitio Sta. Cruz, Don Jose Aguirre, Barangay San Antonio at about 10:45 PM on September 6, 2015.
Police Inspector Jimmy T. Abrasaldo, Manukan police chief, identified the arrested man as Joseph Aquino Demoser a.k.a. “Puti”, a farmer and resident of said barangay. Confiscated from him were two sachets of suspected shabu, a kitchen knife, various drug paraphernalia, Php 500.00 marked money, and two mobile phones. Said operation was witnessed by Arjie C. Cerna - media representative, and Barangay Chairman Virgilio T. Usad. Arrested suspect is now temporarily detained at Manukan MPS while the confiscated items were deposited at same police station for proper disposition.
Zamboanga City - Members of Zamboanga Police Station 7 SAIDSOTG conducted a buy-bust operation at Feliciano Drive, Barangay San Roque at about 1:54 PM of September 07, 2015. This resulted in the arrest of two suspects namely - Hazel Patoh Gumamay, 26, and Joven Jaime Alamillo, 34, both residents of said Barangay. Recovered from them were four sachets of suspected shabu, several drug paraphernalia, one bolo, and marked money. Suspects are presently detained at said station for filing of appropriate charges in court.
Zamboanga City - Intelligence Section/SAIDSOTG personnel of ZCPS11 conducted a buy-bust operation along Nuñez Extension, Camino Nuevo at about 1:20 AM on September 8, 2015. This resulted in the arrest of Bernardo Morelos y Manalang a.k.a “Bong Bong”, 43, resident of Canelar Presa. Confiscated from him were two sachets of suspected shabu, drug paraphernalia and marked money. Suspect is presently detained at said station for filing of appropriate charges in court.
Roxas, Zamboanga Del Norte - Operatives of Roxas MPS, together with Zamboanga Del Norte-PDEA conducted a buy-bust operation at a Billiard Hall located in Barangay Nabilid at about 4:00 PM of September 6, 2015. The operation resulted in the arrest of a drug suspect identified as Starlito Nazareno Despi, 31, resident of Purok Mauswagon, Barangay Dohinob, this municipality. Confiscated from him were three sachets of suspected shabu, wherein one of the sachets has an estimated street value of Php 500.00 while the other two have an estimated value of Php 400.00. Other items recovered include Php 400.00 marked money, several drug paraphernalia, and a cellular phone. Suspect is now temporarily detained at Roxas MPS for proper disposition while the confiscated items were deposited at same police station for court exhibit in future hearings.
Tungawan, Zamboanga Sibugay - Elements of Tungawan MPS conducted an operation in Barangay Masao at about 3:50 PM on September 7, 2015. This resulted in the arrest of suspect Norris Dagalea y Miranda, 31, and Benhar Baluan y Samson, 20, years old, both residents of Barangay Libertad, this municipality. Confiscated from their possession were various shabu paraphernalia, including ten discarded used aluminum foils. Suspects were arrested for violation of section 12 and 15 of RA 9165. Their companion identified only as “Alkim’ escaped the grasp of the authorities. The two arrested persons are now temporary detained at Tungawan MPS pending the filling of cases in court, while the confiscated items were submitted to Zamboanga Sibugay PPO Crime Laboratory Office for examination.
-with report from PO2 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9