Anti-illegal drug operatives of Dapitan City Police Station and ZNPDEA arrested a drug suspect based on Search Warrant Number 7-S-2016 issued by MTCC, 9th Judicial Region, Dapitan City, for violation of Section 11 of RA 9165 dated September 26, 2016 at the house of a suspect in Barangay Dawo Dapitan City on September 26, 2016 at about 8:30 PM.
Suspect Francis Dick Realiza Dy, 39, barangay chairman of said place, listed as a High Value Target (HVT) Level 2, per COPLAN “Duhat” No. 2 by Dapitan CPS. The suspect previously voluntarily surrendered to Dapitan CPS on August 31, 2016. Recovered include one sachet containing white crystalline substance believed to be shabu, a strip of aluminum foil with shabu residue, and several strips rolled aluminum foil. The arrested suspect and the confiscated items were taken into custody by Dapitan CPS.
The number 7 Drug watch list personality in Siay was arrested during an anti-drug operation through buy-bust in Barangay Poblacion, Siay, Zamboanga Sibugay at about 6:00 PM on September 27, 2016. The suspect was identified as Froilan Limutan Gerra, 36, resident of Purok 2, Barangay Labasan, of said town. He was caught selling one sachet of shabu worth Php 400.00 to a poseur buyer during the operation. Subsequently, a search made on the suspect led to the recovery of another sachet of shabu. Gerra is detained at Siay MPS for investigation and preparation of corresponding documents for his inquest at the Provincial Prosecutor’s Office, Ipil Zamboanga Sibugay.
Dapitan CPS conducted a drug buy-bust operation in Barangay Banonong, Dapitan Cityon September 27, 2016 at about 6:50 PM. This resulted in the arrest of alias “Mary”, 16, resident of aforementioned place. A sachet containing dried Marijuana leaves was confiscated from her. The suspect is now detained at said police station.
Liloy MPS and PDEA conducted a drug sting operation in Barangay Baybay, Liloy at about 7:30 PM on September 27, 2016. The arrested person was identified as Michael Carmelita Sabal (Street Level Target), 25, a resident of Mangagoy, Surigao del Sur and presently residing at Purok San Jose, Baybay, Liloy, Zamboanga del Norte. He is a voluntary surrenderer at Liloy MPS on July 6, 2016, categorized as a user. Recovered from him were three sachets of suspected shabu and marked money. The suspect is detained at Liloy MPS as well as the confiscated illegal items for proper disposition.
Godod MPS, in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), held a buy-bust operation at around 4:30 PM on September 27, 2016 and arrested Wilfredo Pingkian Tagapan Jr, 33, resident of Purok 5, Poblacion, Godod, Zamboanga del Norte. Three sachets of suspected shabu, several drug paraphernalia, marked money, cell phone, and one red XRM 125 motorcycle color bearing plate number JS 6354 were confiscated from the suspect. The suspect is now detained at Godod MPS for proper disposition.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9