P800K shabu seized in drug buy-bust Print
Thursday, 16 August 2018 16:11

by dan toribio

Zamboanga City Police Station 11 personnel seized P800,000 worth of suspected shabu during a drug buy-bust operation at Caburihan Drive, Barangay Canelar last Tuesday afternoon.

P/Supt. Edilberto M. Alvarez, Zamboanga City Police Station 11 Officer-in-Charge, identified the suspects as Ismael Jikiri y Hanapiya aka Ismael, 37 years old and Omar Jikiri y Milan aka Omar, 22 years old.  Both are residents of Lungan-Gitung, Parang, Jolo, Sulu.

Police confiscated one small-sized and three large-sized sachets of suspected shabu with an estimated street value of P800,000 and five pieces of P100 marked money bills from the suspects.

Police units responsible for the arrest are operatives from the Drug Enforcement Unit of Zamboanga City Police Station 11 and the Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO).

The confiscated drug items were brought to the Regional Crime Laboratory Office 9 for examination while the subjects were detained at the Zamboanga City Police Station 11 for filing of charges in court.  (Dan Toribio)