Downtown buy-bust nets pusher PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 09 August 2013 14:07

Men of the City Police Office’s Anti-illegal Drugs Special Operation Task Force led by Sr. Insp. Elmer Solon arrested a suspected shabu pusher in downtown area last Wednesday afternoon.

Arrested was Abduka Jakaria y Abbah, 29, married, of Sitio Kapok, Sinunuc.

Solon disclosed that a buy-bust operation was carried out at the vicinity of a department store along Gov. Lim Avenue around 1:40 p.m. that resulted in the arrest of Jakaria.Confiscated from his possession were two sachets of shabu, P200 marked money and a cell phone.

Jakaria was detained at the central police station, while the seized items were forwarded to the 9th PNP Crime Laboratory for examination.

Meanwhile, operatives of the Zamboanga City Public Safety Company under Supt. William Gadayan confiscated three gambling slot machines called “apple-apple” during an operation against illegal gambling at Dacon Homes in Ayala last Wednesday.

The confiscated machines were brought to the ZCPSC office for proper disposition. – Dan Toribio Jr.