Police raid Sibugay drug trader's house Print
Thursday, 17 August 2017 15:56


Police raided the house of a notorious drug suspect at Barangay Kasigpitan, Talusan, Zamboanga Sibugay last Tuesday.

Police Regional Office-9 Spokesperson Chief Inspector Helen Galvez identified the suspect as Muksin Hapil aka Usi Hapil.

Police implemented the search warrant at 6:10am at the suspect’s residence at Barangay Kasigpitan, Talusan, Zamboanga Sibugay on the strength of a search warrant for violation of Republic Act 9165, the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

The warrant was issued by Judge Vicente S. Dela Plaza II, Acting Presiding Judge, Regional Trial Court, Ninth Judicial Region Branch 31 in Imelda, Zamboanga Sibugay.

The operation led to the arrest of the subject due to the confiscation of illegal drugs, firearms and drug paraphernalia inside the house.

The suspect and the confiscated items were brought to the Talusan Municipal Police Station for proper disposition.  (Dan Toribio)