COTABATO CITY - Joint operatives of 1401st Regional Mobile Force Company and Police Station 1 of Cotabato City Police Office conducted a buy bust operation in coordination with PDEA BAR against drug pusher in Cotabato City on November 17, 2020.
Report from Cotabato City Police Office stated that an Anti- Illegal Drugs Operation (buy-bust) had resulted to the arrest of Osama Alix Usman Osama, 47 years old, male, single, a resident of Poblacion 2, Cotabato City. During the operation, operatives recovered from Osama’s possession were three transparent plastic sachets containing white crystalline substance believed to be shabu worth Twenty Thousand and Fifty-Two Pesos (Php 23, 052.00). The suspect is now under the custody of Police Station 1 of Cotabato City Police Office, facing charges for violation of Republic Act No. 9165 otherwise known as Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002. Pieces of evidence recovered brought to PNP Regional Crime Laboratory Office – BARMM for laboratory examination.
Police Brigadier General Samuel P Rodriguez, Regional Director, PRO BAR lauds every successful buy bust operation conducted by PRO BAR operatives for it keeps on adding in the regions long list of successful buy bust operations. He reiterates that PRO BAR is determined to eradicate all forms of criminality and illegal drug activities in the Bangsamoro region.