CAMP GEN. ALEJO SANTOS, Bulacan—A total of P325,000 worth of illegal drugs were seized by different units of the Bulacan police since Tuesday, reports released by the Bulacan Provincial Police Office based in this camp said.
Bulacan police director Col. Relly Arnedo said the illegal substance were confiscated from 21 arrested illegal drug peddlers in Cities of of San Jose Del Monte, Baliwag and Malolos and the towns of San Miguel, Bocaue, Guiguinto, Plaridel, Obando, and Norzagaray.
Seized were 48 plastic sachets of suspected shabu with a Standard Drug Price (SDP) of P135,237.00, 6 big self-sealed transparent plastic sachets containing suspected dried leave marijuana with SDP of P20,400.00, assorted drug paraphernalia, and buy-bust money and P170,000 worth of suspected shabu placed in 6 plastic sachets and weighed approximately 25 grams including assorted drug paraphernalia, and buy-bust money.
The arrested suspects and confiscated pieces of evidence were brought to the Bulacan Provincial Forensic Unit (PFU) for appropriate examination, while criminal complaints for violations of R.A. 9165 against the suspects are now being prepared for filing in court.
Meanwhile, the tracker team of San Jose Del Monte, Bocaue, Hagonoy, and Bulakan City/Police Station arrested 5 felons identified as Mariano Restituto who is wanted for Act of Lasciviousness; Rodrigo Dela Cruz, wanted for RA 9262; Rosalina Santos wanted for violation of BP 22; Jason Serrano wanted for Qualified Rape and Lascivious Conduct; and Catheryn Yosolon wanted for Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000 (RA 9003). The five arrested are presently under the custody of the arresting unit/station for proper disposition.
The dedicated efforts of Bulacan police against all forms of criminality are in line with the guidance of Chief PNP Police Gen Benjamin Acorda Jr. which was effectively made clear by the Police Region 3 Office under Police BGen Jose S. Hidalgo Jr.