Anti-shabu drive in Zampen nets 3 PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 27 September 2014 13:57

Three persons were arrested in three separate operations carried out by agents of the Philippine Drugs Enforcement Agency and the police in Zamboanga Peninsula recently.

Around 9:30 p.m. last Thursday, men of the Dipolog City Police Station led by SPO1 Roy Pactol Vertudes, PO3 Lemuelle Gudmalin Poracan and PO2 Lord Jericho Narvaez Barral-PDEA representative RO IX, conducted a drug buy bust operation at Quezon Avenue, Miputak, Dipolog City and nabbed Mitchell Biolango Y Timtim, 34.

Confiscated from Biolango’s possession were two big plastic sachets containing white crystalline granules believed to be shabu, one small plastic sachet wrapped with masking tape containing white crystalline granules believed to be shabu, one small transparent plastic sachet wrapped with masking tape containing white crystalline granules believed to be shabu as buy-bust evidence, a needle, two disposable lighters, two strips of aluminum foil, a black karbonn cellphone, two improvised packs served as container of shabu, a pencil case, a Guess pouch, P100 in different bills as proceeds money and P250 as marked money.

Biolango was informed of his constitutional rights as an arrested person and proper documentation and markings were done at his residence which was witnessed by Mrs. Merlinda Tenorio of the Department of Justice, Ms. Joy Engoc  from the media, Barangay councilors Raymund Yu and Paul Clark Gudmalin of Barangay Miputak, Dipolog City.

Biolando was brought to ZANORTE Hospital for medical examination and was later detained at the Dipolog City Police Station.

Around 10:30 a.m. also on Thursday, policemen led by Chief Insp. Modhin Acub Pantaran, OIC, PIB, PAIDSOTF and ZDS-PDEA conducted a drug buy-bust operation at the vicinity of Peoples Mart, Pajares Avenue, San Lucia District, Pagadian City that resulted in the arrest of Casan Ampaso Y Ali, 32, of Barangay Pawak, Salvador, Lanao Del Norte.

Police and PDEA agents confiscated from his possession a heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu and P400 marked money.

During his arrest, lawmen confiscated two big rectangular size heat sealed transparent plastic sachets containing white crystalline substance suspected to be  shabu with an estimated weight of five grams and 50 small heat sealed transparent plastic sachets containing white crystalline substance suspected to be  shabu with an estimated weight of 1.27 grams.

Around 7 p.m. Wednesda,  policemen led by Chief Insp. Modhin Acub Pantaran, OIC, PIB, PAIDSOTF and ZDS-PDEA conducted a drug-buy operation at the vicinity of Purok Kawayan, Barangay Balangasan, Pagadian City that resulted in the arrest of Pheller Abing, a private employee. Lawmen confiscated from his possession a heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu and P300 marked money.

Aside from the buy-bust item, lawmen confiscated 14 heat sealed transparent plastic sachets containing white crystalline substance suspected to be  shabu with an estimated weight of .38 grams and P200 marked money. – Dan Toribio Jr.