2 HVTs fall in Davao

May 22, 2022 Bernard Galang 266 views

TWO high value targets and in the top 10 drug watchlist on Saturday were arrested in separate entrapment operations in Davao.

In a report to PRO11 director Brig. Gen. Benjamin Silo Jr., Panabo City police commander Maj. Adelon Caacbay said his men along with personnel of SDET, RSOG-RPDEU 11, 2nd DNPMFC and PDEA Davao Del Norte conducted a buy-bust in Prk. Marang, Bgy. Cagangohan, Panabo City which resulted in the apprehension of Wene Badinas Lopez alias Ting, 34, and no. 6 in the police drug watchlist.

Seized from him were four transparent cellophanes containing shabu weighing over 25 grams valued at P170,000, marked money and a driver’s license cover.

Meanwhile, members of the Davao City police Station Drug Enforcement Unit (SDEU) and PDEA 11 implemented a search warrant against suspect Roldan Patulot alias Lando, 48, of Blk. 46, Purok 3, Bgy. 21-C, Piapi Boulevard, Davao City, listed as no. 5 in the city’s police drug list.

Patulot yielded five plastic sachets of shabu worth P75,000 and drug paraphernalia.

The two suspects will be charged with violation of Section 5 and Section 11 of R.A. 9165. By Bernard Galang