PMGEN DEBOLD M SINAS, National Capital Region Police Chief commends the enthusiasm of the operative of the District Drug Enforcement Unit of the Northern Police District for the successful arrest of the No. 2 of their Top10 Drug Personality at about 9:30PM on October 3, 2020, at No. 111 Centro St., 9th Ave Brgy 63, West Grace Park Caloocan City.
Investigaton disclosed that prior to the arrest, DDEU office received numerous complaints regarding the illegal drug activities of a certain Ivin at Barangay 63 and nearby barangays. Listed under the NPD’s drugs watch list, the suspect was subjected to continuous monitoring.
Through intelligence driven and follow-up operations, operatives discovered that the subject person is the main supplier of illegal drugs in the area. This prompted the operatives to immediately hatch a buy-bust operation that resulted in the arrest of the suspect.
Arrested suspect was identified as Aisiah Kervin Ko y Molina alias Aivin Ko (Watchlisted/Surrenderee), 32 years old, single, jobless, presently residing at No.149, 9th Avenue, West Grace Park, Brgy. 59, Caloocan City.
Evidence recovered from the suspect were:
a.One (1) pc. medium size heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing suspected Shabu;
b.Two (2) pcs. knot tied transparent plastic bag containing suspected Shabu;
c.One (1) pc. genuine P1,000.00 bill incorporated with eleven (11) pcs. P1,000.00 boodle money utilized as Buy-bust money; and
d.One (1) black gray sling bag with tribal markings.
The items were duly marked and inventoried in the presence of Barangay Kagawad Nelson Macaraeg, Brgy. 63, Caloocan City; and Mr. Rodil Vega, GMA News/DZBB – Media Representative.
The confiscated illegal drugs has an aggregate estimated weight of more or less 105 grams with Dangerous Drug Board value amounting to PHP714,000.00.
During the arrest, suspect was informed of the nature and cause of his apprehension and was apprised of his Constitutional Rights. Meanwhile, the suspect will be brought to NPD DDEU office and be presented to Caloocan City Prosecutor’s Office for inquest proceedings for violation of Sec. 5 (Sale of Dangerous Drugs) and Sec 11 (Possession of Dangerous Drugs) under Art ll of RA 9165.
PMGEN SINAS emphasized that Team NCRPO’s round-the-clock arrest of drug personalities in the region will contribute in reducing the production and distribution of illegal drugs in the country.