The Station Drug Enforcement Team (SDET) of Tetuan Police Station conducted a drug buy-bust operation beside the DPWH office along Walk Drive in Barangay Tetuan, Zamboanga City at about 9:40 PM on March 6, 2017. The target of the operation is Mujib Jawari and Abdul Jawara a.k.a. “Boy Taga”, both included in the station drug watchlist.
During the operation, the subject persons were able to escape towards the back of their house upon sensing the arrival of the raiding team. The raiding team chased the subject persons but they were already gone. At said house, the team were able to recover an improvised firearm locally known as “sumpak” with two 12-gauge rounds of ammunition, a knife, discarded foil strips, and drug paraphernalia.
Elements of Labason MPS conducted a drug buy-bust operation in coordination with PDEA in Barangay Imelda, Labason, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 9:45 AM of March 7, 2017. This resulted in the arrest of Nasher Jul Amilasan, 33, resident of Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay. Recovered from him were three sachets of suspected shabu placed inside a cigarette pack, a small sachet of shabu as buy bust item, marked money, and drug paraphernalia. Subject person and the confiscated items were brought to Labason MPS for proper disposition.
The Drug Enforcement Team of Tetuan Police Station conducted a buy-bust operation in Bagong Dalan, Barangay Tugbungan, Zamboanga City at about 9:26 PM on March 7, 2017. This resulted in the arrest of Rodrigo Papa Acopiado a.k.a. “Tata Odeng”, 48, listed under the BADAC drug personality watch list, and Sardan Custodio Ayuda Jr., 24, both residents of abovementioned place. Confiscated from them were a medium-size sachet and three small sachets of suspected shabu, drug paraphernalia and marked money. The suspects and the seized items were brought to Tetuan Police Station for proper disposition.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9