Zamboanga City Police Office Drug Enforcement Unit conducted a buy-bust operation in Don Roman Drive, Falcatan St. in Brgy, Tetuan, this city, at about, 5:20 PM on August 21, 2017. This resulted in the arrest of Anderson Ventura y Agga,a.k.a. “Andy”, 54, Abdulla Hajan y Hussien a.k.a. “Abs”, 47, Bada Mukiram y Lali a.k.a. Bada, 48, and Rene Hassan y Amilhassan, 47.
Ventura, who was arrested for violation of Section 5 and 11 of RA 9165, yielded a large and a small sachet of shabu with an estimated value of Php 8,000.00 and marked money. His three companions were arrested for violation of section 15 of RA 9165, for holding a pot session. Confiscated from the three suspects were various drug paraphernalia and a set of playing cards and bet money. Furthermore, recovered from the possession of Abdula Hajan was an Armscor cal .45 pistol with serial no. 770690 loaded with eight rounds of ammunition, while Rene Hassan yielded a fake PNP ID bearing his name. The group was playing tong-its card game while having a pot session. The arrested suspects and the confiscated items re now in police custody.
Operatives of Zamboanga City Police Station 3, Zamboanga City Police Station 11, and PDEA 9 conducted a drug buy-bust operation in Camino Nuevo, Zamboanga City at about 8:45 PM on August 21, 2017. This resulted in the arrest of a suspected pusher named Willimar Chavez y Camohoy, 24. Confiscated from him were six sachets of suspected shabu with a total street value of Php 6,000.00 and marked money. The arrested suspect is now under police custody.
Three drug suspects were arrested by operatives of Zamboanga City Police Station 7 (Sta. Maria) during a buy-bust operation in Putik Road, Tumaga, Zamboanga City at about 9:00 PM on August 21, 2017. The suspects were identified as Aslam Musli y Salimbong, 26, Jason Lim y Dejos, 20, and April Grace Fernando y Martinez. Confiscated from them were four sachets of suspected drugs and marked money. Said suspects are now in the custody of ZCPS7 for filling appropriate charges in court.
Operatives of Zamboanga City Police Station 1 conducted a drug buy-bust operation in Boholano Drive, Camino Nuevo, Zamboanga City at about 10:30 PM of August 21, 2017. This resulted in the arrest of Eleuterio Alvarez y De Castro a.k.a. “Torio”, 36, resident of above-mentioned place. Confiscated from him were two small sachets of shabu worth Php 400.00, and marked money. Said suspect is currently detained at said police station for proper disposition.
Combined operatives of Ipil MPS and PDEA conducted an anti-illegal drug operation based on a search warrant issued by RTC Branch 24 at Block 8, Lot 17, Top Mars Phase II, Veterans Village, Ipil Zamboanga Sibugay at about 2:45 PM on August 21, 2017. This led to the arrest of Alpheus C Guerrero, 32, resident of abovementioned place. Operatives seized five small sachets of suspected shabu and drug paraphernalia. The arrested subject person is presently detained at Ipil MPS for filing appropriate charges.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9