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2 suspects listed in drug watchlist nabbed in Pasig buy-bust

Two persons listed in the drug watchlist was arrested by members of the Station Drug Enforcement Unit (SDEU) of the Pasig City Police Station during a buy-bust operation and confiscated from him were 7.25 grams of shabu amounting to P40,300 early Friday morning in the city.

Police identified the arrested suspects as Joel Santos,47 and Rizalito Mirondo,48, both listed in the drug watchlist of the Pasig City police.

Investigation showed that the suspects were arrested at about 1:30 a.m. along Policarpio St. Barangay San Joaquin, Pasig City.

Police said that members of the SDEU conducted buy-bust operation against the suspects after receiving several complaints on the selling of shabu by the suspects at the said given place.

Further study made by the police, they found out that the suspects were listed in their drug watchlist and long been wanted to the police.

Confiscated from the arrested suspect were 3 pieces of plastic sachets containing shabu which is about 7.25 grams of shabu amounting to P40,300 and the buy-bust money of P500.

The suspects were now currently detained at the Pasig City police custodial facility and will be facing charges of violation of Section 5 and 11 of RA 9165. (Jean Fernando)

Various ammunitions seized from an electronic engineer in Pasay

An electronic engineer was arrested in possession of explosive and different kinds of ammunition when his baggage was checked at the XRAY machine of the MRT Station Thursday night in Pasay City.

Police identified the arrested suspect as Xavier John Sumaya,25, and a resident of Pila, Laguna. He is now detained at the Pasay City police custodial facility and will be facing charges of illegal possession of explosive and ammunition.

Police said that the suspect was arrested at about 8:20p.m.at Taft MRT Station located along EDSA Rotonda, Pasay City.

Investigation showed that the suspect was accosted by duty lady guard Precy Bulan, 27, who was on duty at the XRAY machine entrance of MRT noticed the explosive and several different kinds of ammunition were inside the bag of Sumaya after passing at the XRAY machine.

Seeing the explosive and several different kinds of ammunition Bulan invited the suspect at their office for verification and brought him at the Baclaran Police Community Precinct.

Recovered in the possession of the suspect were 1 piece of M203 ammunition, 2 pieces of.45 caliber pistol ammunition, 2 pieces of M-16 ammunition, 2 pieces of ammunition of caliber .40, 2 pieces of caliber .38 and 2 pieces of .9mm pistol. (Jean Fernando)

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