On April 7, 2017 at about 5:30 PM, joint personnel of COCPO CIU/CDEU, Mis.Or PIB and Villanueva MPS led by PCI ARIEL PHILIP PONTILLAS, conducted buy-bust operation at Zone 1 Brgy Katipunan, Villanueva Misamis Oriental that resulted in the arrest of JADE ROCERO, resident of Brgy Bugo.
Confiscated from the possession and control of Rocero were 20pcs heat sealed transparent cellophane in different quantity containing white crystalline substance believed to be shabu with an estimated weight of 120 grams and estimated street value worth of Php 1.3 Million, 1 pc sachet of shabu as fruit of buy-bust and 20 pcs of one hundred peso bills as ordinary marked money. Also recovered from the suspect possessions were the proceeds money of five thousand nine hundred twenty pesos (P5,920.00), one unit caliber .45 Norinco NP44 with serial number BG04307, two pcs steel magazine (high cap), 24 live ammunitions of Cal. 45 and his driven motorcycle one unit single XRM color black and white with no plate number and engine no. XRM16E240591 and Chassis no. XRM16240570.
All recovered evidences were brought to the PNP RCLO-10 for qualitative, quantitative and ballistics examination. Said suspect was detained for case filing.
PCSUPT AGRIPINO G JAVIER, Regional Director of PRO 10 commended the operating personnel for a job well done and said that personnel of PRO 10 will continue its unwavering efforts to eradicate all forms of illegal drugs within the region and will keep on reinvigorating its anti-criminality campaign.