3 African nationals held for drugs, guns in Mabalacat City

July 1, 2021 Bernard Galang 592 views

Camp Olivas, City of San Fernando, Pampang — Three foreigners were arrested during the implementation of a search warrant Tuesday in Mabalacat City, Pampanga.

Members of the CIDG Pampanga and Angeles City, together with the Mabalacat City police, launched an operation at Apt No. 3-C 8892 on Bagong Lipunan Street, Homesite, Bgy. Duquit, Mabalacat City, against African national Enzo Omgba, who sensed the sting and escaped in an SUV with plate no.TOQ 865.

Three compatriots of Enzo who were at his house were nabbed. They were identified as Flabien Jerome Noah Omgba, Yves Emmanuel, and Bidias Wanko.

Seized from the suspects were .45 caliber pistol, a .380 gun, two magazines for a .45 caliber pistol, two magazines for a .22 gun, assorted live bullets, five plastic sachets containing shabu, two plastic sachets of dried marijuana and two plastic sachets containing 45 pieces of suspected Ecstacy pills worth P250,000.

The foreigners will be charged with violation of R. A. 9165 and RA 10591.

PRO3 director Brig. Gen. Valeriano de Leon commended the operating troops. “With the stern implementation of the Intensified Cleanliness Policy of the PNP chief Gen. Guillermo Eleazar in Central Luzon, lawless elements and criminals have lesser opportunity to carry out their nefarious acts,” he stressed.