Personnel of Intelligence Branch-ZSBPPO, PPSC-RPSB, 17th Special Forces, 12th MICO, RID9 and RSOG9 conducted a joint law enforcement operationat about 5:45 AM on May 9, 2017 to serve a warrant of arrest against Roldan Guilingan, a member of the Barahama Ali Group. The composite team also implemented search warrants against Jumli Samdani and Asbi Samdani, both known drug pushers and High Value Targets (HVT) on illegal drugs in Brgy Tenan, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay.
The warrant of arrest against Guilingan is based on the cases for murder and frustrated murder docketed under CC No. I-6080 and I-4567 issued by Judges Anthony D Isaw and Reuben Maraon of RTC Branch 24, 9th Judicial Region, Ipil. On the other hand, the search warrants against Jumli Samdani and Asbi Samdani are for violation of RA 9165 and RA 10591 issued by RTC Branch 36, 9th Judicial Region in Ipil.
The operation resulted in the arrest of Roldan Guilingan and Jumli Samdani while Asbi Samdani escaped. At the house of the suspects, the team seized fourteen sachets shabu with an estimated weight of 0.42 gms, having a street value amounting to Php 7,000.00, and drug paraphernalia. The arrested persons were taken into police custody for filing of appropriate charges in court.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9