QUEZON CITY (DWDD) – QCPD District Director, PCSupt Guillermo Lorenzo T Eleazar reported to National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) Regional Director, PDir Oscar D Albayalde the arrest of one male drug suspect yesterday, December 12, 2016 in a buy bust operation conducted by the District Anti-illegal Drugs Special Operation Task Group (DAID-SOTG) operatives led by PSupt Godfredo Tul-o at Mariposa Budget Hotel located at Brgy. Quirino 3A, Project 3 Quezon City.
PCSupt Eleazar identified the suspect as Andrie Aniban a.k.a “Chevas”, 30 years old, a resident of No. 23-B La Salle St. Cubao Quezon City. He is a known drug pusher/peddler operating in Quezon City and several cities in Metro Manila.
According to the report, a confidential informant tipped the office regarding the drug peddling activities of Aniban.
At around 9:30 P.M., operatives of DAID-SOTG led by PSI John Wayne Verzosa conducted a buy bust operation against suspect Aniban at Room 204 Mariposa Budget Hotel.
An undercover operative set a drug deal and bought shabu worth P150, 000 more or less 75 grams, with an estimated street value of P 225,000 from the suspect, which resulted in his arrest. The operatives confiscated from the suspect, two heat sealed plastic sachets of shabu, buy bust money (one genuine one thousand peso bill and two bundles of boodle money), and a cellular phone which will be subjected to forensic examination to determine other drug transactions.
Cases for violation of RA 9165 (The Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002) will be filed at the City prosecutors office against the suspect. PCSupt Eleazar, commended the operatives for the successful operations.
“Sa tulong ng LGU at ng komunidad ng Lungsod Quezon, malapit na nating maisasakatuparan ang ating pinagtutulungang makamit na maging drug-free ang bawat barangay at ang pag-pababa naman ng krimen ay nangyayari na. Sa kampanyang ito kontra illegal na droga wala hong makaka-pigil dito, kaya ang mga adik at pusher na lamang ang dapat tumigil sa kanilang bisyo at illegal na gawain” PCSupt Eleazar added.