DOS, MAGUINDANAO – One (1) drug personality was arrested in a police operation at Barangay Upper Capiton, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao for peddling illegal drugs in the municipality.
Report from Datu Odin Sinsuat Municipal Police Station disclosed that at about 9:55 a.m. of December 10, 2020, operatives from PDEA BARMM and Datu Odin Sinsuat MPS conducted an Anti-Illegal Drug Operation (buy-bust) which resulted to the arrest of Allan Sambutuan Abdul, 25 years old, male, single, and resident of Talayan, Maguindanao.
Operatives recovered from Abdul’s possession are two (2) heat sealed transparent white crystalline substance believed to be shabu with an estimated value of Six Hundred and Eighty Thousand Pesos (Php 680,000.00), driver license, buy-bust money, one (1) wallet, and Toyota Vios with OR/CR.
Inventory of the confiscated pieces of evidence was done in the presence of government officials in the said place. The arrested suspect was properly informed of his constitutional rights in a dialect understood by him.
Suspect and recovered pieces of evidence were brought to PDEA BARMM for proper disposition.
Police Brigadier General Samuel P Rodriguez, Regional Director, PRO BAR, lauded the operating units for their constant efforts in eradicating illegal drugs in the Bangsamoro region. He also encourages the public to support the Anti-Drug Campaign of the Philippine National Police through denouncing these illegal activities and report any suspicious activities in their area that involves drug peddling and abuse.