Late in the afternoon of August 31, 2020, elements of PDEA RO-1O ILIGAN /LANAO DEL NORTE PROVINCIAL OFFICE together with Regional Drug Enforcement Unit 10; Regional Intelligence Division (R2); Regional Special Operations Unit 10; Regional Intelligence Unit 10; City Drug Enforcement Unit; 1005th RMFB – 10; City Intelligence Unit- Iligan City Police Office; Iligan City Police Station 1 Special Drug Enforcement Unit; Iligan City Mobile Force Company (ICMFC); and NBI Iligan City District City conducted a successful buy-bust operatipn at Purok 8B, Brgy. Santiago, Iligan City with the successful arrest of known drug personalities and the confiscation of One Hundred TwoThousand Pesos (Php 102, 000.00) worth estimated market value of shabu and .45 cal pistol with live ammo.
The arrested suspects were identified as Jay Marvin Comeros Maguindanao, 37 years old, single, and a resident of Purok 2B, Brgy Santiago, Iligan city and Junirel Tabig Romanos, 33 years old, single and a resident of Purok 8A, Brgy Santiago, Iligan City. They are known drug personalities and priority person of interest against drug law enforcers in the Region.
Furthermore, arrested suspects and confiscated drug evidence were forwarded to PDEA Regional Office 10 for proper disposition. Cases for violation of RA 9165 are being prepared against the suspect.
WILKINS M VILLANUEVA
ISUMBONG MO KAY WILKINS