ZAMBOANGA

3 arrested in anti-drug operations

A FISH trader and two others were arrested in separate anti-drug operations in Zamboanga City, the police reported Monday, November 30, 2020.

The Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) identified the arrested suspects as Sajili Damsik Ledesma, 35; Bentong Andong Amilhasan, 18; and, Mark Justine Alpeche, 18.

The ZCPO said Ledesma, a fish trader, was arrested in possession of some P5,000 suspected shabu and P200 marked money in a buy-bust operation around 4:55 p.m. Sunday in Sitio Sibictol, Arena Blanco village, this city.

The police said Amilhasan yielded some P2,700 suspected shabu and P200 marked money when arrested in a buy-bust operation around 11:30 p.m. Sunday in Sitio Asinan, Kasanyangan village, this city.

Recovered from Alpeche were some P2,500 worth of suspected shabu and P200 marked money when arrested in a buy-bust operation around 7 p.m. Sunday in Purok 2-B, Santo NiƱo village, this city.

The suspects were detained while charges for violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 will be filed against them, the police added. (SunStar Zamboanga)


VIEW COMMENTS
DISCLAIMER:

SunStar website welcomes friendly debate, but comments posted on this site do not necessarily reflect the views of the SunStar management and its affiliates. SunStar reserves the right to delete, reproduce or modify comments posted here without notice. Posts that are inappropriate will automatically be deleted.


Forum rules:

Do not use obscenity. Some words have been banned. Stick to the topic. Do not veer away from the discussion. Be coherent. Do not shout or use CAPITAL LETTERS!

sunstar.com.ph