Camp Olivas, City of San Fernando, Pampanga--- Fifteen (15) persons were arrested while one (1) was neutralized as numerous illegal drugs were confiscated during series of anti-illegal drugs operations conducted by Central Luzon cops, yesterday (May 1).
Six (6) persons were arrested by joint ACPDEU, RIU 3 and CIDG Angeles City police operatives during buy-bust operation in Malabanias, Angeles City identified as Javy BITUIN y Rivera of Sto. Domingo, Angeles City; Reynaldo ANGELES JR. y De Jesus of Abacan, Angeles City; Bryan Kristoffer ZUMSTEG y Halili of Balibago, Angeles City; Jaypee PINEDA y Guevarra of Malabanias, Angeles City; Jericho CAYETANO y Lingad of Sto. Rosario, Angeles City; and, Leslie PEREZ y Velasques of Mabalacat City, Pampanga.
Confiscated from the possession of the suspects were six (6) transparent plastic sachets containing suspected shabu, one (1) unsealed plastic sachet containing suspected shabu residue, assorted drugs paraphernalia, weighing scale, Php.1,000.00 marked money, one (1) Yamaha Mio Sporty motorcycle bearing plate no. CD 71316; one (1) Sym Bonus SR 110 motorcycle bearing plate no. CD94137; one (1) Honda TMX motorcycle without plat no.; one (1) Yamaha Mio Amore motorcycle bearing plate no. 9713 TM and one (1) RUSI motorcycle without plate number.
According to CIDG Angeles City, suspects PINEDA and PEREZ are members of Pelle and Walad Criminal Gangs (unlisted/newly identified) involved in illegal drug trafficking and robbery hold-up activities operating in Angeles City.
Also arrested for Violation of RA 9165 were six (6) suspects, namely: Noel GOMEZ y Sevilla and Al LUMANLAN y Manalo, both residents of Mabalacat City, Pampanga; Gilbert CAAMIC y Dela Cruz, included in the illegal drugs watchlist and Joel FLORES y Tapang, both residents of Cacutud, Angeles City; and, Alfredo TOLENTINO y Razon of Cutcut, Angeles City and Ibrahim TAWAKAL y Grande of Pampang, Angeles City, both included in the illegal drugs watchlist of Police Station 2.
In Pampanga, police operatives were able to arrest Emmanuel PINGOL y Domingo and Leonora PALMA y Lingat, both resident of Apalit, Pampanga in the act of selling and possession of fourteen (14) sachets of suspected shabu and marked money.
Danilo DE LEON y Nicodemos a.k.a. “Boknoy” of Pilar, Bataan was arrested by Bataan police during drug bust. Confiscated from his possession were two (2) sachets containing suspected shabu and marked money.
In Nueva Ecija, Dominador BALINTAG a.k.a. JING of Cabanatuan City Nueva Ecija fired towards the operatives during a buy-bust operation which prompted the latter to retaliate resulting to the death of the suspect.
Cases for Violation of RA 9165 were filed against the arrested suspects.
PCSUPT AMADOR V CORPUS, RD, PRO3 said that PRO3 is continuously conducting proactive operations as it invigorates its efforts to wipe out all forms of illegal drugs in order to achieve its quest for a drug free Central Luzon.