Police seize 8 motorbikes involved in drag racing PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 03 September 2016 11:29

By DAN TORIBIO JR.

Men of the PNP Zamboanga City Public Safety Company led by Supt. Ariston Limos impounded eight “easy ride” motorcycles involved in illegal drag racing along Veterans Avenue, earlyThursday morning.

A police report disclosed that operatives of the SWAT, QRT, Counter Strike Unit, 1st PSP and 2nd PSP of ZCPSC headed by Limos swooped down Veterans Avenue after receiving  a report that an illegal drag racing was in progress around 2:30 a.m.

Upon arrival they managed to corner the drag racers and held their Honda XRM 125 cc with no plate number; Suzuki Raider F150, with plate number JA 84805;  Yamaha Mio, with plate number JA 24373;  another Raider with  plate number JA 85504;  a Honda Wave 100 with plate number 7566 JJ; another Raider F150, with plate number 8125 JI7; another Yamaha Mio,without plate number; and a fourth Raider F150 without plate number

The eight motorcycles along with the drivers were conducted to the police station.

The drivers were fined while the motorcycles were impounded.

The apprehension of the motorcycles was part of the PNP’s campaign against illegal drag racings in the city. – Dan Toribio