Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office

PBGEN DEBOLD M SINAS

TWO DRUG PEDDLERS ARRESTED IN A BUY-BUST OPS IN MAKATI, 700K WORTH OF SUSPECTED SHABU SEIZED

PMGEN DEBOLD M SINAS, Chief, NCRPO applauds the Station Drug Enforcement Unit of Makati City Police Station for a successful buy-bust operation along Anza St. Makati City at around 4:35 PM of August 26, 2020.

The operation was conducted after a confidential informant reported about the illegal drug activities of the suspects. One of the operatives acted as a poseur buyer to confirm the veracity of the report. Likewise, he was able to purchase one piece of heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing suspected shabu in exchange of PHP 50,000.00. Subsequently, after the transaction, the operatives pushed through with the pre-arranged buy-bust operation.

Initial report showed that the suspects were identified as:

a) Adriel Alcala y Finuliar, @ Andeng 34 years old, single, construction worker, resident of 146 Lower Bicutan, Taguig City.
b) Jeanna Joie Taño y Aragon @ Jenna, single, 26 years old, resident of 878 Belleza St, Pitogo, Makati City.

Seized from the suspects are the following pieces of evidence:

a) Three (3) pieces of heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu;
b) Two (2) pieces cellular phone Oppo color rose gold and keypad color red;
c) One (1) piece tactical bag color black;
d) One (1) piece sling bag (Guess) color black
e) One (1) motorcycle Mio color black with mv file no. 1303-0049954;
f) One (1) Kawasaki Fury color blue with plate no. 1291PH; and
g) One (1) piece 1,000 genuine peso bill and forty-nine (49) pieces 1,000 boodle money.

The confiscated illegal drugs has an estimated aggregate weight of more or less 103 grams with DDB value amounting to PHP 700,400.00.

The arrested suspects and pieces of evidence were turned-over to Makati CPS SDEU for proper disposition pending the filing of appropriate charges for the violation of Sec. 5 and Sec. 11 Article II of R.A. 9165 or otherwise known as “Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.”

“I commend the operatives of Makati City Police Station SDEU for another successful buy-bust operation. TEAM NCRPO continuously apprehends drug peddlers and tirelessly work hard to eliminate every single drug activity in the Metro,” said PMGEN SINAS.