TWO people, including a high-value individual (HVI), were arrested in an anti-drug operation in Zamboanga City, the police reported Sunday, May 30, 2021.
Police Major Shellamie Chang, Police Regional Office-Zamboanga Peninsula information officer, identified the arrested HVI as Hussin Kahal, 27; and, his companion, Jiesam Bahaya, 30, both residents of Sangali village, east of this city.
Chang said the two suspects were arrested in a buy-bust operation around 10:50 p.m. Saturday in Sangali village, this city.
Recovered from the two suspects were some 50.7 grams of suspected shabu packed in eight heat-sealed plastic sachets with an estimated value of P344,760 and P500 marked money.
Chang said the anti-drug operation was launched following days of surveillance on the suspects’ activities.
She said they were detained while formal charges are set to be filed against them. (SunStar Zamboanga)
ZAMBOANGA. Police operatives arrest two people, including a high-value individual, in an anti-drug operation Saturday, May 29, in Sangali village, Zamboanga City. A photo handout shows the arrested suspects and the P344,760 worth of suspected shabu the arresting team recovered from them. (SunStar Zamboanga)
May 30, 2021
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