Drug den maintainers arrested in buy- bust PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 18 June 2018 16:35

By Ely Dumaboc

A member of a local drug syndicate and a maintainer of a drug den were arrested by joint elements of PDEA and Zamboanga City Police Office Intelligence Branch during a buy-bust operation at Brgy. Camino Nuevo, Zamboanga City last Saturday afternoon.

The arrested suspects were identified as Paulita Tubil y Berdin, member of a local drug syndicate and co-maintainer of the drug den, and Grace Berdin y Monroy, the den’s maintainer.

Police also caught the following having a pot session inside the drug den: Orlando Jr. Tubil y Balanding (drug den employee), Raymark Monroy y Tubil (visitor) and Rowell Macaso y Corpuz (visitor).

Confiscated during the operation were three sachets of suspected shabu worth Php 81, 600.00, several drug paraphernalia and cash amounting to P1, 200.00. The operatives also recovered the P1, 500.00 used as buy-bust money.

Cases for violation of RA 9165 will be filed in court against the suspects.  (Ely Dumaboc)