Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office

PBGEN DEBOLD M SINAS

Member Of Notorious Onie Drug Group And His Cohorts Arrested In A Buy-Bust Ops In Caloocan, 800k Worth Of Suspected Shabu Recovered

PMGEN DEBOLD M SINAS, Chief, NCRPO commended the District Drug Enforcement Unit – Northern Police District for the successful apprehension of one member of “Onie Drug Group” along with his two cohorts through a buy-bust operation along Block 31, Lot 15, Phase 3 F-1, Sabalo St. corner Langaray St., Dagat- Dagatan, Brgy 14, Caloocan City at around 11:30PM of September 10, 2020.

Initial report showed that the arrested suspects were identified as:

a) Alfredo Boyose y Lumarda aka “Fredo”, Watchlisted and member of “Onie Drug Group”, 52 y/o, married, jobless, presently residing at Block 33, Lot 15, Phase 3 F-1, Dagat-dagatan, Brgy 12, Caloocan City;

b)  Rodrigo Diana y Ragos aka “Buboy”, (Watchlisted), 42 y/o, single, jobless,  presently residing at  Block 31, Lot 15, Phase 3 F-1, Sabalo St. corner Langaray St., Dagat dagatan, Brgy 14, Caloocan City; and

c) Joseph Sison y Amat aka “Jo”, 52 y/o,, single, vendor, residing at Block 31, Lot 15, Phase 3 F-1, Sabalo St. corner Langaray St.  Dagat dagatan, Brgy 14, Caloocan City.

The arrest was plotted after a regular confidential informant and a Barangay Official reported about the illegal drug activities of the suspect. Considering that alias “Fredo” is a member of Onie Drug Group he has been closely monitored by the operatives of NPD.

Subsequently, it was revealed that “Fredo” was previously arrested for the same violation and served his sentence at Muntinlupa New Bilibid Prison for almost 11 years. Meanwhile, “Buboy” and “Jo” were arrested as well for the same violation but was discharged through plea bargaining.

Likewise, information confirmed that the suspects are still engaged in the proliferation of illegal drugs in Caloocan and other nearby Barangay in CAMANAVA area.

Through intelligence driven operation, the operatives were able to confirm the veracity of the received report which prompted them to plot a buy-bust operation which resulted in the arrest of the suspects.

Recovered from the suspects are the following pieces of evidence:

a) Three (3) pcs. medium heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing  suspected Shabu;

b) Two (2) pcs. knot tied medium plastic bag containing suspected Shabu;

c) Two (2) pcs small heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing  suspected Shabu;

d) One (1) pc. genuine P1,000.00 bill utilized as buy-bust money incorporated with Eleven (11) pcs. P1,000.00 Boodle Money;

e) One (1) Unit Cellular Nokia analog phone color white;

f)  One (1) unit weighing scale color black; and

g) Two (2) pcs. pouch color black with polka dots and color red.

The items were duly marked and inventoried in the presence of Brgy Kagawad Larry Camacho of Brgy. 14 District 2, Caloocan City and Media Representative Mr. Jonathan Javier of GMA News.

The confiscated illegal drugs has an aggregate estimated weight of more or less 120 grams with a Standard Drug Price amounting to PHP 816,000.00 pesos.

The arrested suspects and recovered pieces of evidence were turned-over to DDEU-NPD office for proper disposition pending the filing of appropriate charges in court for violation of Sec. 5 (Selling of Illegal Drugs), Sec. 11 (Possession) and Sec. 26 (Conspiracy) Article II of R.A. 9165 or otherwise known as “Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002”.

“I commend the operatives of Northern Police District for the successful arrest of the member of the notorious Onie Drug Group. Considering that they are the main supplier of drugs in Caloocan and other nearby Barangays, it will greatly contribute to the reduction of illegal drug activities in the area,” PMGEN SINAS stated.