After a 3-month painstaking intelligence-driven operation of Police Regional Office 2, in cooperation with PDEA Special Enforcement Service, PNP AIDG Special Operations Unit 3, RID-PRO 2 Isabela PPO, Cauayan City Police Station, CIDG Isabela and RHPU2, RIU2, scored anew in its relentless campaign against the proliferation of illegal drug trade in the region by dismantling a clandestine shabu laboratory in Cauayan City, Isabela resulting in a firefight and death of two (2) oriental looking drug personalities.
On October 23, 2016, at about 4:00 PM, Search Warrant Number 5218 (16) issued by Hon. Bernelito R. Fernandez, Executive Judge, Regional Trial Court Branch 97, Quezon City was implemented against Kim Punzalan Uy @Kim, @Atong Lee, @Lo Chi, @Chua and @Lung of #101 Prenza, Maharlika Hi-way, District 1, Cauayan City Isabela; and Search Warrant Number 5217 (16) issued by the same court against the same personalities in Rose Marie Reyes St., District 1, Cauayan City Isabela.
The simultaneous implementation of the two (2) SWs was jointly conducted by composite teams composed of said operatives from PNP and PDEA including perimeter security Target 1 (Prenza, Maharlika Hiway) composed of SWAT Cauayan CPS and 3rd Maneuver IPPSC, and Target 2 (Rose Marie Reyes St.) composed of SWAT IPPO. batoisabela3
Implementation of SW #5218 (16) in #101 Prenza, Maharlika Hi-way l, District 1, CauayanCity, Isabela resulted in a firefight between the composite Assaulting Team and suspects that led to the instantaneous death of Kim Punzalan Uy and another unidentified oriental-looking male personality. Recovered from the crime scene were: voluminous Chemical Precursors and Essential Chemicals (CPECS), laboratory equipment and apparatus used in the manufacture of Methamphetamine Hydrochloride otherwise known as “Shabu”, one caliber .45 pistol with live ammo, one 9mm machine pistol, one beige Toyota Hi Lux bearing plate number ABB 3553 and assorted documents.
Recovered from the crime scene were: voluminous Chemical Precursors and Essential Chemicals (CPECS), laboratory equipment and apparatus used in the manufacture of Methamphetamine Hydrochloride otherwise known as “Shabu”, one caliber .45 pistol with live ammo, one 9mm machine pistol, one beige Toyota Hi Lux bearing plate number ABB 3553 and assorted documents.
On the other hand, recovered pieces of evidence in Rose Marie Reyes St., Cauayan City, Isabela were: one revolver.38 with six ammunition, four shotgun shells, one colt defender pistol with two magazines and five ammunition for cal .45.
KIM PUNZALAN UY, who was confirmed operating a Clandestine Laboratory in Cauayan City, Isabela is a known drug syndicate member with a connection to the Mike Lee, Ahong and Atong Drug Groups that actively engaged in the proliferation of illegal drugs in the country.
This accomplishment proves the unremitting dedication and support of the Valley cops to the flagship program of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte embedded in the nationwide anti-illegal drugs campaign through Chief PNP’s Oplan Double Barrel.