Pagadian City, Zamboanga Del Sur - A total of four sachets containing white crystalline substance believed to be shabu and several firearms were confiscated from a notorious drug pusher during a drug buy-bust operation carried out by operatives of Pagadian City Police Station and Regional Public Safety Battalion 9 at Zone 2, Barangay Muricay at about 4:30 AM on September 16, 2015.
This led to the arrest of Sunny Mapait y Dalingding, who is included in the watch list of drug personalities in Pagadian City. The raiding team also served a search warrant for illegal drugs and loose firearms issued by Judge Joel G. Vercide dated September 15, 2015 at the house of the suspect which also resulted in the confiscation of the following items - one M1 Garand Riffle with defaced serial number, 27 rounds of caliber .30 ammunition, one homemade cal .45 with defaced serial number, one caliber .45 magazine, seven rounds of caliber .45 ammunition, one homemade caliber .38 pistol with defaced serial number, one homemade caliber .357, five rounds of 12-gauge shotgun ammunition, and several drug paraphernalia. Arrested suspect was brought to Pagadian City Police Station for his temporary confinement while appropriate charges are being prepared for filing in court.
-with report from PO2 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9