Camp Col Romeo A Abendan, Zamboanga City – The Regional Director of Police Regional Office 9 (PRO9) announced the arrest of a top drug personality in the region after he sold some P2 Million worth of Shabu to police agent in Zamboanga City.
PBGEN Ronaldo Genaro E Ylagan, PRO9 Regional Director identified the arrested suspect as Fahad Sawadjaan Werble, listed as high value individual (HVI), resident of Brgy. Sta. Barbara, Zamboanga City.
Ylagan said members of the Zamboanga City Police Station 6 (Tetuan) led by PMAJ Salvador E Galvez arrested the suspect during the drug buy bust operation at Sitio Asinan, Brgy. Kasanyangan, Zamboanga City at 9:22 PM of December 23, 2020.
Recovered from the suspect were six pack plastic sachets of suspected Shabu with estimated DDB value of Php2,000,000.00 weight more or less 280 grams, one piece of Php1,000.00 bill genuine as marked money with 69 pieces of Php1,000.00 bills as boodle money.
PBGEN Ylagan congratulated the Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) headed by PCOL Rexmel Reyes for their latest accomplishment in the campaign against illegal drugs in the city.
The suspect is now being held at the Zamboanga City Police Station 6 (Tetuan) facing charges for sale and possession of prohibited drugs under RA 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drug Act of 2002. Meanwhile, the confiscated items were brought to Zamboanga City Crime Lab Office for laboratory examination. (PRO9-PIO)