Operatives of Pagadian City Police Station, RPSB9, RID9, and Provincial Drug Enforcement Unit (PDEU) conducted a joint drug buy-bust operation in Purok Osmeña, Barangay Sto. Ñino, Pagadian City, Zamboanga Del Sur at about 4:00 AM on July 13, 2017.
This resulted in the arrest of Mark Jodem Peralta Quirante a.k.a. “Doj”, 24, a student of Southwestern College in Cebu residing in Purok Patag, Barangay Dao, Pagadian City, Mark Andrew Albios Sinco, 22, a student of Misamis University in Ozamis City residing in Barangay Bañadero, Ozamis City, Anthony Lau Montefalcon a.k.a. “Tonyang”, 24, a student of Saint Columban College in Pagadian City, and Jick Sacdalan Duhaylungsod a.k.a. “Kidong”, 23, a student of Southern Mindanao College. Confiscated from them were three sachets of suspected shabu, drug paraphernalia, and marked money. Subject persons and the confiscated items were brought to Pagadian City Police Station for proper disposition.
Municipal Drug Enforcement Team (MDET) of Malangas MPS conducted a drug buy-bust operation in Purok Matinabangon, Barangay Poblacion, Malangas, Zamboanga Sibugay at about 10:30 AM on July 13, 2017. This resulted in the arrest of Roger Juppakkal Tampacan, 24, resident of Kilometer 8, Barangay Ladicha of same municipality. Confiscated from him were two small sachets of suspected shabu, drug paraphernalia, and marked money. Subject person is temporarily detained at Malangas MPS for proper disposition.
Elements of Malangas MPS who were traversing the provincial road in their patrol car in Barangay Lipacan, Malangas, Zamboanga Sibugay sighted Amil Ian Michael Rodriguez Tampipi at about 5:40 PM of July 13, 2017. Tampipi, a level 2 High Value Target (HVT) drug personality in Malangas, was seen standing beside the road. As he noticed the approaching patrol jeep, he ran and accidentally slipped and dropping a Norinco 1911a1 caliber .45 pistol with serial number 193232. The suspect eventually escaped towards the forested area of above-mentioned barangay. The recovered firearm will be subjected to further examination.
Two individuals were arrested by the regional drug enforcement unit during a buy-bust operation in Sitio Saranggani, Barangay San Jose Gusu, Zamboanga City at about 10:20 PM on July 12, 2017. The two suspects are listed as Street Level Target (SLT) identified as Rudymar Langa Moratillo, 40, and his wife Zharina Sadalani Moratillo, 36. Confiscated from the couple were a plastic pack of suspected shabu and marked money. The suspects are temporarily detained at ZCPO for proper disposition.
Two alleged drug suspects were collared by operatives of Sta. Maria Police Station Drug Enforcement Team following the drug buy-bust operation in Boholano Drive, Barangay Camino Nuevo, Zamboanga City at about 8:00 PM on July 13, 2017. The arrested suspects were identified as Ianvan Inday Andrias, 39, and Jesus Pamalaran Villacruz, 28, residents of above-mentioned place. Confiscated from them were seven small sachets of suspected shabu and marked money. The estimated street value of the seized drugs is placed at ₱1,000.00.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9