A drug suspect fell into the hands of Intelligence/CAIDSOTG operatives of Dipolog City Police Station during a drug buy-bust operation in Patangan Road, Mibang, Sta. Filomena, Dipolog City Zamboanga Del Norte at about 6:30PM on October 4, 2016.
Suspect was identified as Wilfredo Cuaresma y Apilan, 40, resident of above-mentioned place. Confiscated from the suspect were nine sachets of suspected shabu, buy-bust money, and other drug paraphernalia. Suspect is temporarily detained at said police station for proper disposition.
Combined elements of Malangas MPS and RPSB9 conducted an anti-drug operation based on a search warrant at the house of Norma Dulon Andan, listed as the no. 2 drug personality. The raid happened at Purok Maabi-Abihon, Poblacion, Malangas at about 5:00 AM on October 6, 2016. During the search, the target person was not around. As the search continued, the team arrested the brother of the above subject person identified as Minakar Abubakar Andan, 40, upon discovery of thirteen sachets of shabu in his possession. Subject person is said to be linked with the criminal group of Nasser Muloc.
The same team also arrested the no. 7 drug personality in the municipality of Malangas during a raid in the same area. Arrested suspect was identified as Ibrahim Baser Maulana, based on a search warrant issued by RTC Branch 24, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay dated September 27, 2016. Seized during the raid were thirteen sachets of shabu which led to the arrest of the above-subject person. He is also allegedly connected with the group of Nasser Muloc. Suspect is now detained in Malangas MPS in preparation for the filing of corresponding charges.
An alleged drug suspect was nabbed by Central Police Station in Camino Nuevo, Zamboanga City at about 2:10 PM on October 6, 2016. Suspect Romel Cumayas was arrested and yielded two medium-size sachets of suspected shabu and drugs paraphernalia. Cumayas is presently detained at said police station for proper disposition.
A notorious drug pusher was arrested during a drug buy-bust operation in Camino Nuevo, Zamboanga City at about 3:00 PM on October 6, 2016. Central Police Station identified the arrested man as Edgar Partosa y Banot, 44, resident of said place. Confiscated from him were six sachets of suspected shabu, marked money, seven rounds of ammunition, and assorted drug paraphernalia. Partosa is presently detained at said police station pending the filing of appropriate charges in court.
Two individuals listed in the top 10 drug personalities of Aurora MPS were arrested during a checkpoint operation carried out by said police station along the national highway in Barangay Anonang, Aurora, Zamboanga Del Sur at about 9:30 AM of October 6, 2016. The arrested suspects were identified as Ian Paul Fernandez a.k.a. “Cocoy” Fernandez, driver, 27, with live-in partner, who is linked with Jessa Almecen y Manzo, another top drug personality, and also under Junie Cuizon Drug Group, and Arvin Aguilar y Tautoan, 25, both residents of Purok Imelda, Barangay Poblacion, Aurora. Confiscated from the duo were a sachet of suspected shabu and drug paraphernalia. Both suspects were brought to the said police station for proper disposition.
Operatives of Zamboanga City Police Station 5 arrested a suspected drug pusher during a drug sting operation along Daisy Road, Guiwan, Zamboanga City at about 1:00 PM on October 6, 2016. The suspect was identified as Joan Obera y Romualdo a.k.a. "Jung-Jung", 28. Recovered from him were three sachets of suspected shabu, drug paraphernalia, and marked money. Said subject is presently detained at ZCPS5 for filing appropriate charges in court.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9