The no. 2 drug personality in Zamboanga City Police Station 8 was arrested and wounded during a drug buy-bust operation that led to a shootout in Suterville, Zamboanga City at about 12:30 AM on September 7, 2016.
The target suspect was identified as Alhakim Hassan a.k.a “Buddy”. Several items such as a hand grenade, six sachets of shabu, a loaded cal .38 revolver with serial number 800141, several empty shells of M16 and cal 9mm guns, marked money, and drug paraphernalia were recovered at the scene. The suspect was brought to a hospital for treatment. Further search made on him recovered a medium sachet of shabu. Suspect is now detained at said police station for proper disposition.
Zamboanga City Police Station 11 (Central) SAIDSOTG conducted a buy-bust operation on illegal drugs in Barangay Sta. Catalina, Zamboanga City at about 11:45 AM on September 6, 2016. This resulted in the arrest of Tamdin Tamsi Jumadil a.k.a. “Tam”, 39, and Jabar Mandapal y Hamis, 35, both residents of Brgy. Sta. Catalina. Confiscated from them were thirteen sachets of suspected shabu, marked money, and assorted drug paraphernalia. Furthermore, the two suspects are presently detained at said station while waiting for the filing of appropriate charges in court.
Zamboanga Police Station 11 (Central) SAIDSOTG personnel held a buy-bust operation on illegal drugs in Barangay Camino Nuevo, Zamboanga City at about 7:45 PM on September 6, 2016. This resulted in the arrest of Ronalyn Sotto y Delos Reyes, 24, a local resident. Confiscated from her were five small sachets of suspected shabu, various drug paraphernalia, and marked money. Furthermore, the suspect is presently detained at said station for filing of appropriate charges in court while confiscated items were taken to the Regional Crime Laboratory Office 9 (RCLO 9) for examination.
Zamboanga City Police Station 1 (Vitali) SAIDSOTG personnel conducted a buy-bust operation in Sitio Logpond, Tictapul, Zamboanga City at about 4:45 in the afternoon of September 6, 2016. This resulted in the arrest of the suspect identified as Mukaddamin Aydarus y Juwak a.k.a. “Daming”, 26, a farmer residing in Sitio Marangan, Tumitus, Zamboanga City. Said arrested person is included in the drug watch list of said station. Confiscated from him were four small sachets of suspected shabu, drug paraphernalia, and marked money. The arrested suspect is presently detained at said station pending the filing of charges for Violation of RA 9165 (CDDA of 2002).
A drug suspect was collared by elements of Rizal MPS during a drug bust operation at about 1:35 PM on September 6, 2016 in Purok 3, Barangay Nasipang, Rizal, Zamboanga del Norte. Arrested person was identified as Richard Baldamor y Sumondong, 42. He is listed under the drug watch list of Rizal MPS. Accordingly, the suspect sold a sachet of suspected shabu to a poseur buyer. Confiscated from him were a total of three sachets of suspected shabu, marked money and drug papraphernalia. The arrested suspect is now detained at Rizal MPS for filing of a case for Violation of Section 5, 11 and 12 of Article 2 of RA 9165. Furthermore, the said suspect is previously voluntarily surrendered to the authorities on July 12, 2016, but still continued his illegal drug activities.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9