Combined anti-drug efforts of the Regional Drug Enforcement Unit (RDEU), NCRPO along with the elements of Parañaque City Police Station and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency, NCR resulted in the seizure of nearly 230k of shabu from one arrested drug suspect during a buy bust operation about 11:00 P.M. of July 17, 2019 at Roxas Boulevard corner Opeña Street, Brgy. Baclaran, Parañaque City in front of Baclaran Church.
The operatives positively identified the accused as MOHAN CHANDUMAL y GANGARAM Alias “MOHAN”, 60 years old, single, male, jobless, and presently residing at Quirino Avenue, Barangay San Dionisio, Parañaque City.
“The arrest was made through the buy-bust operation conducted wherein a RDEU, NCRPO operative acted as a poseur buyer,” NCRPO Regional Director PMGEN GUILLERMO LORENZO T ELEAZAR said.
The poseur buyer purchased from the suspect two (2) pieces of heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu weighing more or less 10 grams with street value of Php 68,000.00 pesos, placed inside a small brown envelope in exchange of a boodle money with total of Php 15,000.00, placed inside at medium brown envelope.
Accordingly, upon consummation of the illegal drug transaction, the poseur buyer initiated the pre-arranged signal wherefore the team immediately arrested the suspect and recovered from his possession another one (1) piece of heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu weighing more or less 25 grams with street value of Php 170,000.00 pesos and cash money worth Php 256.00 pesos.
The seized pieces of evidence were immediately brought to the PNP Crime Laboratory Office for qualitative examination.
Criminal complaint for violation of Republic Act 9165 (Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002) are being prepared for filing in court against the suspect.
PMGEN ELEAZAR said the Team NCRPO will indefatigably wipe out illegal drugs and arrest drug personalities in the region.
“These accomplishments are reflective of Team NCRPO’s dedication and unwavering support of the marching order of PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE to stamp out proliferation of illegal drugs alongside our Intensified Cleanliness Policy,” PMGEN ELEAZAR added.