Zamboanga Del Sur - Personnel of Aurora MPS conducted an operation on March 30, 2016 at about 2:30 AM against illegal drugs and loose firearms thru service of search warrant. The operation was executed by virtue of search warrant issued by Presiding Judge Carol M. Morales of MTC Tambulig.
Subject person was identified as Woody Indoc Barredo a.k.a. “Boodie”, 31, resident of Purok Nazareno, Barangay Tagolalo, Aurora for violation of RA 9165 and RA 10591. Confiscated during the said raid at the residence of the suspect were three sachets of suspected shabu, drug paraphernalia, a home-made cal. 357 Smith & Wesson revolver with two live ammos, a home-made 12-gauge shotgun and an empty magazine. Suspect is temporarily detained at Aurora MPS for proper disposition.
Zamboanga del Sur - Elements of Sominot MPS implemented a search warrant at the house of William Dabalos Lato in Barangay Bag-ong Baroy, Sominot town. Subject search warrant was issued by Presiding Judge Carol Mendoza Morales of 1st Municipal Trial Court of Tambulig dated March 28, 2015. At about 5:30 AM of same date, the team recovered a cal .38 revolver with no serial number, with five live rounds at the house of the suspect. The subject of the search warrant was not apprehended for he was not in his house. As revealed by his mother, at about 5:00 PM on March 29, 2016, her son William left their house and went to Barangay Sto. Rosario in Ramon Magsaysay municipality. Confiscated firearm is now under the custody of Sominot MPS to be subjected later for caliber determination and verification. The case is being prepared by Sominot MPS against the suspect for violation of RA 10591.
Zamboanga del Sur - Elements of Dumalinao MPS implemented Search Warrant Nos. 341 and 342 for Violation of R.A. 9165 at the houses of Marina Abante and Cherlin Newman in Purok Acasia, Sumadat, Dumalinao town. At the residence of Cherlin Newman, the team recovered five sachets of suspected shabu, and various drug paraphernalia. At the house of Marina Abante, the authorities recovered six sachets of same substance and drug paraphernalia. The inventory of seized items were done in the presence of the two subjects and the accompanying witnesses. Both suspects and recovered items were brought to Dumalinao MPS for proper disposition.