8 more nabbed in ‘war’ vs drugs PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 02 July 2015 11:39

by DAN TORIBIO

Eight more persons were arrested in the campaign against drugs in Zamboanga City.

Men of the Zamboanga City Public Safety Company led by Supt. Ariel Huesca conducted a coastal patrol in Recodo that resulted in the arrest of four persons at dawn yesterday.

Nabbed were Abdulbasir Durula of Sitio Las Vegas, Recodo; Rashsi Apilin of Purok 3D, Recodo: Hayudinni Hatta Uy of Purok 11, Malagutay and Saniya Salud of Dacon, Recodo.

Confiscated from Durula’s possession were six sachets of shabu. Apilin yielded two sachets of shabu, Uy one sachet and Salud three gambling machines called apple-apple.

Meanwhile, men of  Police Station-11 staged a buy bust operation in Camino Nuevo last Monday afternoon resulting in the arrest of Roel Saavedra, 35, and his three companions identified as Zaldy Espina, 44, Rolando Santiago, 40 and Ridzmar Alih, 20, all of Camino Nuevo.

Police confiscated from Saavedra’s possession were two sachets of shabu, marked money while several drug  paraphernalia with shabu residue were recovered from the possessions of the three other suspects. — Dan Toribio