7 arrested in shabu bust in Baliwasan PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 01 May 2015 15:32



Men of the Central Police Station’s anti-drug unit led by Sr. Insp. Elmer Solon under Chief Insp. Edilberto Alvarez arrested yesterday morning seven persons in a buy-bust operation at Aquino Drive, Baliwasan.

The arrest came with the confiscation of  shabu worth almost P100,000.

Solon identified those arrested as Algimber Hadjili y Amlil, 28, married of Hatada, Jolo, Nadzmer Damsid y Abdurasad, 20, single of Tulay, Jolo, Algar Amirul y Kasim, 22, married of Upper Calarian, Mukim Sarabi y Ali, 36, married of Atilano Drive, Baliwasan, Alimar Alih y Tiblani, 21, single of Atilano Drive, Baliwasan, Thana  Jadjuli y Sahibuddin, 38, married of Baliwasan and Sherna Sawad y Alimuddin, 20, of Baliwasan Tabuk.

Seized from the suspects’ possession were P500 marked money, three big size sachets, three medium size sachets, two small size sachets containing suspected shabu, a .38 caliber revolver, four cellphones and drug paraphernalia.

Police said that Mukim and his wife Thana were known as drug suppliers in Baliwasan and they were the target of the buy bust operation while the five others were caught engaging in a shabu  session at their house.

The suspects were detained at the police station while the seized items were forwarded to the 9th PNP Crime Laboratory for examination. — Dan Toribio