Camp Col Romeo A Abendan, Zamboanga City - Anti-narcotics agents arrested six drug personalities in separate buy-bust operations in Zamboanga City and in the province of Zamboanga del Norte on June 15, 2020. Brig. Gen. Jesus Cambay Jr., Police Regional Office-9 (PRO-9) director identified the suspects as Ryan Francisco Enriquez; Joel Bella Jarque, Vanessa Ramos Jupli, Ronald Onad Siaca, Vicmar Bataycan Maligro, and Hanelyn Badiango Daarol.
Enriquez and Jarque were arrested with some PHP24,000 worth of suspected shabu and PHP200 marked money in a buy-bust around 12:30 a.m. Monday in Barangay Pasonanca, Zamboanga City.
Jupli yielded some PHP2,000 worth of suspected shabu and PHP200 marked money when arrested around 1 p.m. Monday in Barangay Lanzones, Zamboanga City.
Siaca was found with some PHP1,000 worth of suspected shabu and PHP200 marked money when nabbed in sting operation around 2:30 p.m. in Barangay Bagong Silang, Gutalac, Zamboanga Del Norte.
He said Maligro was arrested in a buy-bust around 2:40 p.m. Monday in Barangay Biasong, Dipolog City, the capital of Zamboanga del Norte province.
Maligro yielded some PHP80,000 worth of suspected shabu and PHP500 marked money.
Daarol, meanwhile, yielded some PHP50,000 worth of suspected shabu and PHP500 marked money when cornered in a buy-bust around 9:50 p.m. in Barangay Galas, Dipolog City.
The PRO-9 director said formal charges will be filed against the suspects. (PIO-PRO9)