Kagawad, 4 others arrested in PDEA raid PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 02 July 2018 13:33

By Dan Toribio

Five persons, including a barangay kagawad, were arrested during a raid at a drug den in Tubig Tanah, Bongao, Tawi-Tawi last Saturday by police and  agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA).

At around 3:30p.m. the raiding team swooped down on the area to serve a warrant of arrest to Darawina Bakkal y Jammang, Sabaani Sapayani Habil,  Nurfaina Hamsiri Baduli, Marline Fermina Ismael and Lawing Bariya Abdul.

Baduli was identified as a Barangay Kagawad of Ungus Ungus while Habil was the alleged drug den maintainer.

Majority of the suspects were also identified as high value drug personalities.

Lawmen confiscated 12 grams of suspected shabu with an estimated street value of P81,600 from the suspects.

The suspects were detained at the PDEA office in Tawi Tawi while the confiscated items were turned over to their crime laboratory for examination.  (Dan Toribio)