Zamboanga City - A one-time, big-time operation was conducted at the seaside of Sitio Cambodia in Brgy Sangali at around 3:30 AM on November 24,2015, by joint elements of Intel Branch, CIDM, CAIDSOTG, EOD, Swat Team, ZCPSC, RPSB9, PCTC9, IG-ETD and ZCPS3 (Sangali) composed of 124 personnel.
This is for the serving of search warrant issued by Judge Eric Elumba of RTC Branch 13, this city, at the residences of Larry Omar, Nasser Taman y Haranain a.k.a “Gapul”, and Wahab Alih in Sitio Cambodia, Brgy. Sangali, this city. When the search warrant was served at the house of Larry, it yieded negative results. When the team went to Nasser’s the group recovered two medium-size sachets of suspected shabu. When the search team made it to the house of Wahab, the subject ran and escaped, but he was chased by the raiding team. However he escaped with the aid of Nur Isnail y Sariul. The team frisked Nur and recovered one cal .45 pistol with serial no. 918563 with two magazines and live ammunitions. Further search made on the subject led to the recovery of six medium-size and 4 small sachets of shabu. The team continued their search inside the house of Wahab in the presence of his wife Saleha Baddai y Hajan, and recovered six large sachets of suspected shabu with an estimated street value of Php 140,000.00, one improvised shotgun with two rounds of ammo, and other drug paraphernalia. Suspects Nasser Taman, Nur Isnail and Saleha Baddai y Hajan and the confiscated items were brought to ZCPS3 (Sangali) for proper disposition and filing of appropriate charges in court against the suspects.
-with report from PO3 Bernard Tan, RPIO9