Lanao Del Sur- Joint elements of PDEA-LDS and Marantao MPS conducted buy-bust operation that resulted to the arrest of a drug-pedler and confiscation of Php340,000.00 worth of shabu on May 5, 2022 at Brgy. Mantapoli, Marantao, Lanao Del Sur.
Marantao MPS identified the suspect as Solaiman Saadoden Tocalo Hadji A.K.A Tocs/Manso, married, legal age, and a resident of Raya Tugaya, Lanao Del Sur.
Confiscated from the suspect were MOL 50grams of Methamphetamine hydrochloride “Shabu” with Standard Drug Price of Php340,000.00, One (1) Piece genuine Php1,000.00 with Serial no. Sa454168 used as buy-bust money, one (1) piece black leather wallet containing assorted ID’s, and one unit black keypad analog Samsung cellphone.
The arrested suspect and confiscated pieces of evidence are now under the custody of PDEA Lanao del Sur for disposition and filing of appropriate charges.
PBGen Arthur R. Cabalona, Regional Director, PRO BAR, praised the combined efforts of the operatives and reiterated that PRO-BAR is determined to end the illegal drug menace in the Bangsamoro region. He further reiterates that police operations will continue to intensify especially that May 9 polls is drawing near.