SULU – Two (2) drug personalities were arrested in a buy bust operation at Barangay North Laud, Siasi, Sulu for peddling illegal drugs.
Report from Sulu Police Provincial Office to Police Brigadier General Samuel P Rodriguez, Regional Director of Police Regional Office of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region disclosed that at about 1 o’clock in the afternoon of October 27, 2020, personnel of Siasi Municipal Police Station in coordination with PDEA BARMM conducted a Anti – Illegal Drugs (Buy Bust) Operation that resulted to the arrest of suspects identified as Akkong Puddih Akmid alias “Akkong”, 38 years old, male, single, jobless and Alvin-Khan Mahamud Sarail alias “Ugga”, 48 years old, male, married, former Policeman, both residents of Barangay North Laud, Siasi, Sulu.
Operating units recovered from the suspects possessions are one (1) heat-sealed transparent green plastic straw containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu, one (1) hundred (Php 100.00) peso bill with SN: CR116908 used as buy-bust money, one (1) piece small black wallet, eleven (11) pieces of small heat-sealed transparent green plastic straws containing white crystalline suspected shabu with a total estimated weigh of one (1) gram and estimated total market value of one thousand two hundred pesos (Php1,200.00), six (6) pieces of unused/rolled aluminum foils, one piece of disposable lighter, one (1) piece of heat-sealed sachet containing white crystalline substance believed to be shabu and two pieces of one hundred (100) peso bill bearing serial numbers ML197307 and CR778845 (Marked Money).
Inventory of the confiscated pieces of evidence were done in the presence of Brgy Officials of the said place. The arrested suspects were properly informed of the cause of their arrest and also informed of their constitutional rights in a vernacular dialect which were clearly understood by them.
Suspects are now under the custody of Siasi Municipal Police Station for documentation and proper disposition. Pieces of evidence recovered will be forwarded to Crime Laboratory Office for examination.
RD, PRO BAR Police BGen Rodriguez lauded the operating units and reiterates that PRO BAR is relentless in eradicating illegal drugs in the Bangsamoro region.