PDEA arrests top drug personality in Zambo Sur PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 27 April 2017 11:53


Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) agents and police operatives arrested a suspect included in the list of Top 10 Drug Personalities in Margosatubig, Zamboanga del Sur last Monday.

PDEA9 Regional Director Lyndon Aspacio, CESE identified the suspect as Francisco Dalamao Nalangan alias Jun Subano, 38, married, and a resident of the said place.

The suspect was arrested after he agreed to sell and deliver to a PDEA agent who posed as buyer, a heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance believed to be shabu in exchange for P1,500

The report said that when the suspect was cornered and collared, PDEA agents recovered four other pieces of shabu sachets (including the buy-bust item) with a market value of P10,500; several drug paraphernalia and a .45 caliber pistol with magazine with two live ammunition.

The operatives also recovered the three pieces of Php500.00 bills utilized as buy-bust money.

The suspect will be charged for violation of Sections 5, 11 and 12 of  Republic Act 9165.

The suspect was nabbed by Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Regional Office 9 (PDEA RO9), Provincial Intelligence Branch (PIB-ZDSPPO), Margosatubig Police Station, Intel Operatives – 2nd MC RPSB9, Philippine Navy, Philippine Coast Guard, Lapuyan Municipal Police Station and Vincenso Sagun Municipal Police Station during a buy-bust operation conducted at Purok Cadena de Amor, Marisa, Margosatubig, Zamboanga del Sur.  (Dan Toribio)