A drug personality listed as no. 4 in the drug watch list personality of Katipunan MPS was arrested during a drug buy-bust operation in Barangay Uno, Katipunan, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 8:00 PM on April 9, 2017.
The suspect was identified as Saturn Baybayan Tabiliran, 42, resident of above-mentioned place. Confiscated from him were a sachet of shabu as buy-bust item. During the course of the arrest, a certain Raquel Estorco, resident of the same place, suddenly came with other unidentified male companions and attacked the arresting officers. During the commotion, Estorco forcibly took the cellular phone, the sachet with shabu, and the buy-bust money from the pocket of the suspect. Afterwards, she ran towards the back of the suspect’s house and disposed the items to hide it from the operatives. The operatives failed to locate the stolen evidences. Saturn Tabiliran, and Raquel Estorco were brought to Katipunan MPS for further investigation, and to further prevent the mob from attacking them. Both suspects are temporarily detained in Katipunan MPS for proper disposition.
A 20-year old drug suspect was arrested after he sold shabu to a poseur buyer during buy-bust operation done by the drug enforcement elements of Zamboanga City Police Station 11 along Tomas Claudio St., Zone 3, Zamboanga Cityat about 5:56 PM on April 10, 2017. The arrested suspect was identified as Allan Tan y Aporado, resident of said place. The suspect yielded a small sachet of shabu, drug paraphernalia, and marked money. The estimated weight of the confiscated suspected shabu was 0.05 gram having an estimated street value of Php1,500.00. Said suspect is presently detained at ZCPS11 for filing of appropriate charges in court.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9