100 arrested in Zambo ‘Tokhang’ ops PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 30 July 2016 13:43


Chief Insp. Helen Galvez, City Police Office Information Officer, announced Friday that a total of 100 persons were arrested from July 1 to 29, as the nationwide campaign against drugs continues.

Galvez said the arrest of the 100 drug personalities came after a total of 63 operations were conducted by police operatives from the different stations in several places in the city.

She also said that lawmen confiscated 301 sachets of shabu and 66 cases have been filed in court against the suspects.

Seven suspected pushers were killed in separate occasions after they engaged in shootout with the policemen.

Galvez added that a total of 5,581 persons who submitted themselves to authorities composing of 5,375 users and 202 pushers and four other who yielded with drugs in their possession.

Also a total of 3,773 houses were knocked as part of OplanTokhang (Tok-tok-Hangyo). – Dan Toribio