9 drug suspects arrested in one day Print
Sunday, 02 September 2018 15:25

By Dan Toribio

Nine (9) persons were arrested by Zamboanga Police personnel during separate drug bust operations in Zamboanga City last Friday.

Zamboanga City Police Station 8 seized eleven (11) sachets of suspected shabu from two women during a drug operation at Ruste Drive, San Roque at 7:20 a.m.

The suspects were identified as  Jennifer Borja Torres and Merlinda Ismain Ortega.

At 1:50 p.m. Zamboanga Police Station 10 personnel arrested Edicel Rojas y Esibio at Dacon Barangay Recodo and recovered two small-sized sachets of suspected shabu.

Less than two hours later, Zamboanga Police Station 9 personnel nabbed five drug suspects during another operation in Barangay Ayala.

The suspects were identified as Allan Ortega y Torralba, Nelvin Suba y Lalinjaman, Arnel Monares y German, Mildred Ledesma y Ebol and Leo Rapal y Jones.

Police confiscated three sachets of suspected shabu with an estimated street value of P3,200, drug paraphernalia and P200 marked money.

At 5:10 p.m. Zamboanga Police Station 3 apprehended Kiram Julain y Agap in Barangay Sangali.

Authorities seized three sachets of suspected shabu with an estimated street value of P3,000 and P200 marked money.

The suspects are detained at the police stations pending the filing of drug charges in court. (Dan Toribio)