5 more nabbed in anti-drug drive PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 20 March 2015 14:00

Five more persons were arrested in two fresh anti-illegal drug operations.

Around 2 p.m. Wednesday, men of the Central Police station’s SAIDSOTF arrested Yakub Isirani y Waja, 32, of Ilang-Ilang, Baliwasan, at Tres Maria’s in Baliwasan Seaside.

Policemen rushed to Tres Maria’s after receiving information that suspicious persons were seen aboard a pumpboat along the shore.

During verification, policemen held Isirani and confiscated from his possession 21 sachets of suspected shabu.

Around 3:50 p.m. of the same day, the same police unit conducted a buy bust operation in Camino Nuevo that resulted in the arrest of Elmer Aninion y Silay, 38, Roberto Aninion y Silay, 45, Mark Aninion y Desiderio, 25, all residents of Camino Nuevo and Jobert Guerrero y Amorin, 34, of Salaan. Confiscated from their possession were four sachets of shabu, drug paraphernalia and marked money.

The suspects were detained while the seized items were forwarded to the PNP Crime Laboratory for further examination. — Dan Toribio