Zamboanga City - Two teams from RPSB9 Public Safety Company RPSB9 and one team from the Technical Support Platoon, several personnel from ZCPO Intelligence Branch, ZCPS 1, ZCPS 5, ZCPS 9, Zamboanga City Public Safety Company, SIU, PNP Regional Health Service 9, PDEA and Joint Task Group Zamboanga conducted a “one-time big time” operation on March 10, 2016 at about 3:15 AM for the implementation of search warrants in Barangay Recodo, Divisoria, and Sitio Texas, Barangay Licomo, in this city. The police action resulted in the following:
Target 1 - Spouses Alvin Adam alias “Goku” and Sandara Adam were arrested. Recovered from them were three large sachets of shabu, improvised shotgun, an undetermined amount of money, and drug paraphernalia.
Target 2: Adbul Usman alias "Kalaw" was arrested for violation of PD 1602 (apple-apple)
Target 5: A warrant of arrest for frustrated murder was served to Julkipar Asilin alias “Peks” at his residence in Recodo, however, the suspect eluded arrest.
Target 6 and 7: Muhaimin Lopez Ali and Khadaffy Lopez Ali were arrested. Confiscated from them were two medium-size sachets of shabu.
Target 8: The team arrested Emy Mihad Kasim but she denied being the target Alias “Sidang”. Recovered in the area is a cal .38 revolver with ammo, one hand grenade, and seventeen small sachets of suspected shabu.
Target 9: Toto Pungkol Lumucon was arrested by the authorities. There was also confiscation of one caliber .38 revolver; two rifle grenades, one M16 magazine with twenty-one rounds of ammunition and more or less two kilos of ammonium nitrate.
Target 10: Subject Bobby Samson was not in the area. However, when search was made, the team seized one caliber .45 pistol, and six small sachets of suspected shabu.
All arrested personalities and the confiscated items are now in the custody of the authorities for investigation and subsequent filing of cases.
-with report from PO3 Bernard Tan, RPIO9