Simunul MPS conducted follow up operation after receiving a confirmed report about the presence of one of the Most Wanted Person in their area. Personnel of the said MPS together with PIU-TTPPO, PMFC-TTPPO, and RIU-9 arrested Jojo Buramma Arasad, 34 years old, married and a resident of Barangay Hadji Bidin, Sibutu, Tawi-Tawi, on Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at Barangay Tubig- Indangan, Simunul, Tawi-Tawi.

          Arasad has standing warrants of arrest with Criminal Case nr. 2650-5 & Criminal Case nr. 2651-5 for Violation of Section 5 and Section 11 of Article II of RA 9165 issued by Hon. Abdulmoin M Pakam, Presiding Judge, Regional Trial Court, Branch 5, Bongao, Tawi-Tawi making him the Top 2 Most Wanted Person in Sibutu, Tawi-Tawi.

          The subject wanted person was arrested in the residence of a certain Parson Sandong, who was also put under arrest since an estimated weight of 0.19 grams of shabu was confiscated in his possession. Further, Arasad has in his possession two (2) pieces of heat sealed plastic sachets containing white crystalline substance believed to be shabu with a combined estimated total weight of 16 grams and with street value of Php. 114,000.00 and cash money amounting to Php. 6,500.00 placed inside a small pouch.

           PBGEN Samuel P Rodriguez, RD, PRO BAR is highly delighted with the fruitful results of the intensified campaign against illegal drugs of PRO BAR. Since October 2020, the region’s anti-illegal drug campaign has been scoring millions in its buy bust operations.