PRESS RELEASE NO. 174/17
DATE: MARCH 30, 2017
Combined anti-narcotics operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), the Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Philippine Army (PA) confiscated P1,500,000 worth of methamphetamine hydrochloride, or shabu, during the implementation of a search warrant in Maguindanao.
PDEA Director General Isidro S. Lapeña said that the illegal drug was seized in a house in Barangay Poblacion Talitay, Maguindanao on March 29, 2017.
At around 12:45 in the afternoon, joint elements of PDEA Regional Office-Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (PDEA RO-ARMM) under Director Bryan Babang, Talitay Municipal Police Station and 19th Infantry Battalion, PA conducted a lawful search against Madato Piang Buisan, alias Kobie Buisan, in his residence in Barangay Poblacion Talitay.
PRESS RELEASE NO. 173/17
DATE: MARCH 29, 2017
Agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) arrested a Department of Trade and Industry Region 11 (DTI XI) employee and two other suspects during an entrapment operation in Davao City, Davao Del Sur on March 24, 2017.
PDEA Director General Isidro S. Lapeña identified the suspects as Nazor Macalimbol y Tumog alias Nazor, a 20-year old DTI XI employee; Paulo Interpido y Fernandez alias Intsik, 27 years old; and Benjie Mise y Hepgano alias Bench, 27. All are residents of KM. 6, Orchids St., Buhangin, Davao City, Davao Del Sur.
PRESS RELEASE NO. 172/17
DATE: MARCH 28, 2017
A watch-listed drug personality died after shooting it out with combined operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and local police who tried to arrest him during an authorized search in Davao del Norte on March 25, 2017.
PDEA Director General Isidro S. Lapeña identified the fatality as alias Ramil Palma, a resident of Sitio Bida, Balagunan, Santo Tomas, Davao del Norte.
PRESS RELEASE NO. 171/17
DATE: MARCH 28, 2017
Agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) arrested a college graduate during an entrapment operation in Minalin, Pampanga on March 17, 2017.
PDEA Director General Isidro S. Lapeña identified the suspect as Martin Dominic Borromeo y Lising alias Martin Dominic, a 26-year old college graduate and resident of Parian (Pob.), Mexico, Pampanga.