Zamboanga del Norte - A drug suspect ranked as the number 1 in the drug watch list of Labason Municipality was arrested by operatives of Labason Police Station during a drug buy-bust operation in Barangay Antonino, Labason at about 11:00 PM of September 15, 2015. Suspect was identified as Jimber Amigos Tanade a.k.a. Jimboy, 18, resident of same barangay.
The buy-bust operation was witnessed by media personality Mr. Albertop Jamarolin of 96.5 DXEB FM together with Barangay Chairman Ricardo Aguilar of said place. Recovered from alias “Jimboy” were a sachet of suspected shabu as buy-bust item, two more small sachets of same substance, a cellphone, and Php 450.00 marked money. Tanade is charged for Violation of Sec. 11, Article II, R.A. 9165 docketed in Criminal Case No.L-002604 with recommended bail bond of Php 200.000.00 for willfully and unlawfully possessing and having in his control and custody two sachets containing white crystalline substance known as methamphetamine hydrochloride (shabu), having a total weight of 0.3684 grams, and Criminal Case No. L-002603 for Violation of Sec. 5, Article II, R.A. 9165 without bail bond for willfully, unlawfully and feloniously selling and delivering a sachet containing white crystalline substance known as methamphetamine hydrochloride having a total weight of 0.1351 grams. The case was filed at RTC 9th Judicial Region Branch 28 Liloy, on September 17, 2015. The total weight of confiscated drugs is 0.5035 grams with a street value of Php 1,000.00. The suspect is committed at Salug District Jail.
Zamboanga City - Two drug suspects were collared by anti-illegal drug operatives of Sinunuc Police Station in a drug buy-bust operation at Purok 3, Sector 4, 36 IB, Barangay Upper Calarian at about 8:30 PM on September 19, 2015. Suspects were identified as April Rose Gamabo Sabala and Jayson Cabahug. Confiscated from them were eight sachets of suspected shabu, drug paraphernalia and marked money. Suspects are presently detained at said station for filing of appropriate charges in court.
-with report from PO2 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9