CAMP General Alejo S. Santos, City of Malolos, Bulacan – Seven drug personalities and eight wanted persons were arrested in a one-day anti-crime operation by the Bulacan police.
Bulacan acting police director Col. Manuel Lukban Jr. identified the seven drug personalities arrested by members of the Station Drug Enforcement Unit of Hagonoy, Marilao and Meycauayan police as Michael Nicola, alias Mike, of Sto. Niño, Hagonoy; Jerry Cruz of Lawa, Meycauayan City; Arnold Talastas Jr. of Ninang 2nd, Bocaue; Reynaldo Dizon @Rey of Taal, Bocaue; Spencer Cariño of San Juan, Balagatas; and Michael Napa, alias Pilay, and Mark Joson, both from Lambakin, Marilao, Bulacan.
Some 10 sachets of shabu, 14 sachets of dried marijuana leaves and the buy-bust money were seized from the suspects.
Meanwhile, eight persons wanted by the law were caught in manhunt operations conducted by the tracker teams of Bocaue, Bustos, Malolos, Meycauayan and San Miguel police and members of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group, Plaridel and City of San Jose Del Monte (CSJDM).
They were identified as Rosabell Joson of Pulong Bayabas, San Miguel, and Conchita Alcantara, alias Chit, of Cambaog, Bustos, both arrested for violation of BP 22 (Anti-Bouncing Check Law); Rodel dela Cruz of Lolomboy, Bocaue, for light threats and malicious mischief; Maribel Genese of Lumang Bayan, Plaridel, for child abuse; James Subrado, alias Jojo, of Iba, Meycauayan City, for three counts of acts of lasciviousness; Lester Kyle Fernandez, alias Buboy, of Bahay Pare, Meycauayan City, for resistance and disobedience to a person in authority; Marvin Baliño of Lawang Pare, CSJDM, and Marita Castro, of San Vicente Malolos, both for qualified theft.
Police Regional Office 3 director Brig. Gen. Matthew Baccay commended the police teams as he vowed to step up operations against all forms of crime in the region.