The National Capital Region Police Office, Chief, PMGEN DEBOLD M SINAS lauds the District Drug Enforcement Unit (DDEU) – District Special Operation Unit (DSOU), and Station Drugs Enforcement Unit-Caloocan City Police Station, Northern Police District for the successful apprehension of NPD’s No. 1 Drug Personality and Leader of Onie Drug Group through a buy-bust operation along Tupda Village, Brgy. 8, Caloocan City at around 1:50 AM of September 2, 2020.
The arrest was plotted after an information was provided by a regular confidential informant and Barangay Officials reporting about the illegal drug activities of a certain a.k.a “ONIE” in the area of Brgys. 12 and 8, Caloocan City and nearby Barangays within CAMANAVA.
Subsequently, the operatives were able to gather information from previously arrested street level pushers during custodial investigation wherein they pinpointed their source of illegal drugs. Through the information gathered, the operatives established and identified the Drug Group and created a COPLAN for their arrest.
As part of the COPLAN, last May 11, 2020, the brother-in-law of the suspect was arrested and confiscated from him was 70grams of shabu. From there, the operatives were able to get information after several months and were able to set a deal with ONIE which finally resulted in his arrest along with one cohort.
Further probing showed that the suspects were identified as:
a) Renato Perez y Santos aka “Onnie”, (Watchlisted) No. 1 of NPD Top 10 Drug Personality and Leader of Onie Drug Group, 32 y/o, with live-in partner, jobless, presently presiding at No. 171, Libis Talisay Dulo, Brgy. 12, Caloocan City; and
b) Jumy Samson y Molina aka “Bong”, 38 y/o, jobless, married and presently residing at Blk. 39, Lot 4, Salay-Salay St., Brgy. 12, Caloocan City.
Seized from the suspects are the following pieces of evidence:
a) Twenty two (22) pcs. medium heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing suspected Shabu;
b) One (1) pc. color black sling bag; and
c) One (1) pc. genuine P1,000.00 bill incorporated with eleven (11) pcs. of P1,000.00 boodle money.
The items were duly marked and inventoried in the presence of Mr. James Agustin, GMA News – Media Representative and Brgy. Kagawad Reynaldo Bayani of Brgy 8, Caloocan City.
The confiscated illegal drugs has an aggregate estimated weight of more or less 110 grams with Standard Drug price amounting to PHP 748,000.00.
The arrested suspects and recovered pieces of evidence were turned-over to DDEU office for proper documentation and pending the filing of appropriate charges before the court for violation of Sec. 5 and Sec. 11 Article II of R.A. 9165 or otherwise known as “Comprehensive Dangerous Drug Acts of 2002”.
“I commend the effort and dedication of our operatives in conducting follow-up operations and data gathering from previously arrested drug peddlers which led them to the whereabouts of the arrested suspects. The arrest of Top 1 NPD’s most wanted drug personality will be a great leap for our campaign in fighting illegal drugs Metro,” PMGEN SINAS stated.