MANILA, Philippines — The alleged chief of a theft group was arrested throughout an anti-illegal medicine operation in Quezon Metropolis, the Nationwide Capital Area Police Workplace (NCRPO) confirmed on Friday.
The NCRPO mentioned the Station Drug Enforcement Unit of Quezon Metropolis Police District’s Masambong Station was conducting a Simultaneous Anti-Criminality Regulation Enforcement Operation (SACLEO) on Thursday night time once they arrested the supposed chief of the Jonas Galang Theft Akyat Bahay Group within the buy-bust operation alongside Del Monte Avenue in Barangay Del Monte, Quezon Metropolis.
The suspect, recognized as Jonas Galang, 39 — from whom the group was named — was caught with one sachet of suspected shabu, which weighed round one gram and was estimated to be price P6,800.
NCRPO mentioned brokers from the Philippine Drug Enforcement Company (PDEA) additionally took half within the operation.
Apart from the unlawful substance, the police additionally recovered the P500 invoice used as a marked cash, a loaded .38 caliber revolver and a sling bag.
Galang is anticipated to be charged withviolation of Part 5 (Sale of Harmful Medication) beneath Article II of Republic Act No. 9165 or the Complete Harmful Medication Act of 2002, and of provisions inside Republic Act No. 10591 or the Complete Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Act, and the gun ban in accordance with the Fee on Election Decision No. 10728.
NCRPO director Maj. Gen. Vicente Danao Jr. lauded the Quezon Metropolis officers for arresting the suspect, which he mentioned is a mirrored image of their dedication to making sure that the capital area stays protected.
“The persevering with and unwavering effort of our males geared in direction of the arrest of drug personalities and confiscation of both big or small quantity of unlawful medicine is actually admirable. It displays our untiring dedication as we vow to realize extra accomplishments on this enterprise,” Danao added.
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