CAMP SIONGCO, Awang, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao – Drug personalities were arrested in a joint anti-illegal drug operation of 33rd Infantry Battalion, 43rd Special Action Company of PNP-SAF, and Pandag Municipal Police Station at Sitio Mamalinta, Brgy Kayaga, Pandag, Maguindanao last June 28, 2017.
Arrested were Dante Dalaten, Roy Datukali, 27 years old, Jomar Jainal, 20 years old, Gole Mangandaong, 18 years old, and Jerry Talib, 39 years old.
Recovered from them were 3 homemade firearms, 1 caliber 45, 1 hand grenade, assorted ammunitions and magazines, 25.91 grams of crystalline substance believed to be shabu with an estimated street value of PhP129,550.00, drug paraphernalia and cash amounting to PhP16,605.00.
Said personalities were turned-over to Pandag MPS for proper disposition.
6ID Commander Major General Arnel B. Dela Vega commended the troops involved in the operation and expressed his utmost appreciation to the civilians who gave their support to thwart the illegal drug syndicates operating in Central Mindanao.