Combined anti-drug efforts of the Regional Drug Enforcement Unit (RDEU), NCRPO along with the elements of Taguig City Police Station and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency, NCR successfully conducted an anti illegal drug buy bust operation at about 1:30 P.M. of August 9, 2019 at the Parking Area of Sunshine Mall, FTI Compound, Barangay Western Bicutan, Taguig City that resulted in arrest of two drug personalities.
The operatives positively identified the suspects as Roda Gunda y Boco Alias “RODA”, 43 years old, married, female, vendor styro, and presently residing at Barangay Maharlika, Taguig City; and Sumandal Gunda y Ulama, 52 years old, married, male, driver and presently residing at Barangay Maharlika, Taguig City.
The arrest was made through the buy-bust operation conducted wherein an operative acted as a poseur buyer.
The poseur buyer purchased from the suspect one (1) piece of heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu weighing more or less 50 grams with street value of Php 340,000.00 pesos in exchange of a boodle money worth Php 100,000.00 placed inside a 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 suspects and recovered from their possession another one (1) piece of heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu weighing more or less 50 grams with street value of Php 360,000.00 pesos and cash money worth Php 160.00 pesos.
A total of 100 grams of white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu with street value of Php 680,000.00 was seized during the operation.
The confiscated pieces of evidence were immediately brought to the PNP Crime Laboratory Office for qualitative examination.
Criminal complaint for violation of Section 11 and Section 26 of Republic Act 9165 (Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002) are being prepared for filing in court against the suspects.
PMGEN ELEAZAR said the Team NCRPO will relentlessly wipe out illegal drugs and arrest drug personalities in the region to fulfill the vision of President Duterte for our country – a drug free country that shall be capable to stand on its own one day.
“Wala pong sinasayang na panahon ang bawat unit ng ating kapulisan sa pagsugpo ng droga. Hindi po tayo titigil at mapapagod bagkus lalo tayong ginaganahan pagkat pinagkakatiwalaan at sinusuportahan tayo ng ating mga kababayan sa misyong ating ginagampanan.” PMGEN ELEAZAR added. ###