Camp Olivas, City of San Fernando, Pampanga--- Police authorities were able to arrest twenty-one (21) persons, yesterday (April 11) in separate anti-illegal drug operations region wide as the aggressive campaign to eradicate the proliferation of illegal drugs continues.
Nine (9) persons were arrested in Bulacan identified as Ronnie VILLARAZA y Sta. Ana of Angat Bulacan; Jerrylyn TOLENTINO y Advincula of Bulakan, Bulacan; Mae Carla DELIMIOS y Reyes of Bustos, Bulacan; Ryan Christian LOPEZ y San Martin a.k.a. Bungi of Bocaue, Bulacan; Michael ESTEBAN y Libramonte a.k.a. Mike of Pandi, Bulacan; Jaime SOCAIRE y Lozara, Edwin REYES y Mendoza a.k.a. Barry, Benny PINEDA y Guipit and Josie VALLESAN y Ortega, all residents of Marilao, Bulacan.
Seized from their possession were a total of twenty-eight (28) heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets containing suspected shabu weighing approximately 36g with street value of Php.152,200.00, five (5) sachets of suspected marijuana dried leaves and marked money.
In Nueva Ecija, a former BJMP personnel identified as Bernard AFABLE y Valencia of San Jose City, Nueva Ecija; Feliciano DE LARA of Jaen, Nueva Ecija; and, Jayson MANAHAN y Pascual a.k.a. Bogart of Talavera, Nueva Ecija were arrested by police operatives in possession and in the act of selling seven (7) heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets of suspected shabu and marked money.
Tarlac operatives were able to arrest King TELLES y Pamintuan, John Paul PAMINTUAN y Nepumoceno, Jeff GUILLERMO y Nepumoceno and Oscar ROSETTE y Casianio, all residents of La Paz, Tarlac; Edison GUTIERREZ y Dela Cruz a.k.a. Dey Dey of Tarlac City; and, a 17-year old minor from Sta. Ignacia, Tarlac in the act of selling and in possession of five (5) sachets of suspected shabu, three (3) sachets of suspected marijuana leaves, illegal drugs paraphernalia and marked money.
Jeffrey SIMSON y Pamposa of City of San Fernando, Pampanga and Kelvin IBE y Licup of Porac, Pampanga were arrested by Pampanga police while selling illegal drugs. Confiscated from their possession were seven (7) sachets of suspected shabu and marked money.
All arrested persons were charged for Violation of Sec 5 and 11 of RA 9165.
PCSUPT AMADOR V CORPUS, PRO3 Regional Director said that continues anti-illegal drug operations are being conducted as the waging war against illegal drugs keeps on.