P156,000 drugs seized in drug busts

AT LEAST P156,000 worth of illegal drugs were seized in a series of operations in Toril District Friday evening.

Toril Police station commander Superintendent Jed Clamor continues to make his mark in successfully arresting big men behind the illegal drug activities in Davao City.

"It is our duty to get these people out there and to put them where they belong," Clamor said.

At 6:15 p.m. June 17, Toril policemen, along with some intelligence officers performed a drug bust operation at Purok 3-A, Brgy. Bangkas Heights in Toril District, Davao City.

The operation resulted to the arrest of one Jerry Dablo Carillo, residing at the same address.

Some P12,000 worth of illegal drugs were taken from his possession.

Several minutes later, another operation was conducted by the same personnel.

It resulted to the arrest of Ronald Ben Villa, a resident of Barangay Matina Pangi, Km.6,Davao City.

Authorities estimated the street value of seized illegal drugs from Villa's possession at P144,000.

The arrested suspects were temporarily detained at the Toril Police Station while proper charges are being filed.

"These apprehensions will serve as warning to those criminals who are still there. Be afraid because we are not afraid," Clamor said.
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