Operatives of Leon Postigo MPS, in coordination with PDEA, conducted a buy-bust operation in Barangay Poblacion, Leon Postigo, Zamboanga Del Norte at around 1:40 PM on January 5, 2017. This resulted in the arrest of Rene Acaylar y Serdan, 32, a habal-habal driver residing in said barangay.
Said suspect is a drug pusher who previously surrendered to the authorities on July 4, 2016. Acaylar is considered a High Value Target Level-1 in the drug watchlist. Confiscated from him were seven small sachets of suspected shabu, drug paraphernalia, and cash. The suspect is temporarily detained at Leon Postigo MPS for filling of appropriate case.
Anti-Illegal Drugs Special Operation Task Group of Zamboanga City Police Station 11 and ZCPS9 conducted a buy-bust operation in Zone 8, Ayala, Zamboanga City at about 2:40 PM on January 5, 2017. This resulted in the arrest of Lee Magsanay y Yee, 35, a local resident. The suspect sold a small sachet of shabu to a poseur buyer. Further recovered from him were two small sachets of shabu and marked money. The suspect is currently detained at said police station.
Zamboanga City Police Station 9 SAIDSOTG conducted a drug buy-bust operation in Purok 7, Recodo, Zamboanga City at about 6:00 AM on January 5, 2017. This resulted in the arrest of Merma Omar y Maharan a.k.a “Memps”, 44, Jammal Sali y Alam alias “Pautin”, 41, and Naing Latip y Yacob alias “Buddy”, 44, all residents of said place. All suspects are in the drug watch list of Ayala Police Station with IR. Confiscated from them were five small sachets of suspected shabu and marked money. Subject personalities are temporarily detained at ZCPS9 while preparing appropriate criminal charges for filing in court.
Zamboanga City Police Station 6 SAIDSOTG apprehended Perdausi Taup y Jaupakkal a.k.a. “Sing”, 41, resident of Masepla 1, and Robert Beneto y Barrera a.k.a. “Bert” of Mampang, Zamboanga City. The two were caught during a buy-bust operation in Masepla 1, Barangay Mampang at about 7:00 PM on January 5, 2016. Confiscated from them were three sachets of suspected shabu, drug paraphernalia, and marked money.
Zamboanga City Police Office SAIDSOTG conducted a buy-bust operation at the Bahay Bulilit playground in front of EAAB in Barangay Sta. Maria, Zamboanga City at around 10:00PM on January 5, 2017. The operation led to the arrest of Reynan Alipalo y Abong a.k.a “Bingbong”, 44. During the operation the poseur buyer bought from the suspect a sachet of suspected shabu. The suspect was immediately arrested and led to the recovery of the marked money and nine more sachets of shabu.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9