Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office

PBGEN DEBOLD M SINAS

BUY-BUST OPS CONDUCTED IN SAMPALOC, SUSPECT NAILED, 500K WORTH OF SUSPECTED SHABU RECOVERED

The National Capital Region Police Office, Chief, PMGEN DEBOLD SINAS commended the operatives of Station Drug Enforcement Unit (SDEU), Galas Police Station – 11, Quezon City Police District for the successful apprehension of a High Value Individual through a buy-bust operation along No. 1132 Dos Castillas St., Sampaloc Manila at around 3:45 PM of September 23, 2020.

Initial report showed that the suspect was identified as MOHAMMAD IMRAN ABDULGONI Y AWIS, Filipino, 27 years old, Single, Call Center Agent (Alorica), native of Mampang, Zamboanga Del Sur, and currently residing at No. 1132 Dos Castillas St., Sampaloc, Manila.

The arrest was plotted after intelligence driven efforts of the Intelligence Officers and Station Drug Enforcement Unit (SDEU) who conducted surveillance and monitoring against IMRAN.

Moreover, since IMRAN is considered a High Value Individual, he was already closely monitored by the operatives of PS – 11 even before the operation and on the said date of the buy-bust IMRAN was finally arrested.

Seized from the suspect’s possession are the following pieces of evidence:

a) Six (6) pcs heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing suspected shabu;
b) Two (2) pcs (genuine) one thousand peso bill and Eight (8) pcs (boodle) one thousand peso pre marked with initial RR used as buy-bust money;
c) One (1) unit Digital weighing scale;
d) Several small empty transparent sachet;
e) One (1) Stainless scissor; and
f) One (1) Yellow pouch

The items were duly marked and inventoried in the presence of Barangay Kagawad Rommel Ortizano of Brgy.481 Zone 47, Sampaloc, Manila and Media Representative Mr. Jimmy Mendoza of Sunshine Radio.

The confiscated illegal drugs has an aggregate estimated weight of more or less 75 grams with DDB value amounting to PHP 510,000.00. It was turned over to QCPD Crime Laboratory Office for examination together with other confiscated pieces of evidence.

The arrested suspect was brought to PS – 11 Galas for proper disposition pending the filing of appropriate charges to the court for violation of Sec. 5 and Sec. 11 Article II of R.A. 9165 otherwise known as “Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.”

“Series of buy-bust operations are conducted all around Metro to arrest these drug peddlers and I must commend our operatives who tirelessly work behind all of it. In no certain time I believe that TEAM NCRPO will be able to eliminate illegal drug activities circulating in Metro,” PMGEN SINAS stated.