Police Regional Office 12 – Koronadal CPS seized suspected shabu with estimated value of Php. 224,000.00 and arrested two (2) drug personalities on Buy bust operation.
At about 10:35 in the evening of February 18, 2020, elements of Koronadal City Police Station City Police Drug Enforcement Unit (CPDEU) conducted a buy bust operation in Purok Pinagbuklod, Brgy. Zone 4, Koronadal City, South Cotabato which resulted in the arrest of Samrudin Usman Kampang Alias “Mokong”, 25 years old, a resident of Purok Pagkakaisa, Brgy. Caloocan, Koronadal City, South Cotabato and Cezar Sevillona Sacramento Jr. alias “Jun-Jun”, 24 years old, a resident of Purok Kaunlaran, Brgy. Sto. Niño, Koronadal City, South Cotabato.
Confiscated during the operation were one (1) small heat sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected as “shabu” weighs more or less 0.07 gram with street value amounting to Five Hundred Pesos (Php 500.00); One (1) pouch color gold containing Seven (7) big heat sealed transparent plastic sachets all containing white crystalline substance suspected as “shabu” weighs more or less 33 grams with street value amounting to Two Hundred Twenty Four Thousand Four Hundred Pesos (P 224, 400. 00); and One (1) piece Five hundred peso bill (Php.500.00) used as a marked money.
The suspects are now under custody of Koronadal CPS and cases for Violation of Article II, Section 5 and 11 of RA 9165 were being readied for filing in court against the suspects.