PNP NEWS RELEASE

 

NEWS RELEASE

AUTHORITY : PSUPT ANNA LIZA M GUZMAN
Chief, Police Community Relations Branch/ PIO, Pampanga PPO
9633874/ s5_pampanga @yahoo.com.ph
DATE   : June 19, 2015

Bacolor MPS Nabs Drug Personalities


With the ongoing battle of Pampanga Police in eradicating the proliferation of illegal drugs in the province, the Pampanga PPO under the leadership of PSSUPT RODOLFO SABATE RECOMONO JR, Provincial Director successfully apprehended the three suspects for Violation of Sec 5, 11 and 12, Art. II of R.A. 9165 in the town of Bacolor by the elements of Municipal Drug Enforcement Unit of Bacolor MPS.

In a report reaching PD’s office, at about 4 o’clock in the afternoon of June 18, 2015, elements of Municipal Drug Enforcement Unit of Bacolor MPS led by PSI NAPOLEON DOLLENTE CRUZ conducted buy – bust operation at Purok 4 Brgy. Cabetican of Bacolor, Pampanga which resulted to the arrest of (1) Ronnie Roque y Lapuz, 33 years old, married (2) Edwin David y Rivera, 37 years old, married and (3) Michelle Pedro y Clemente, 22 years old, single, native of Sta. Rita, Olonggapo City, and all residing at Purok 4, Tramo, Cabetican, Bacolor, Pampanga.

Confiscated from the operation was one (1) pc. of heat sealed plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance of suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride known as “shabu” (product of buy-bust operation), while found from the possession of Ronnie Roque were one (1) green shoulder bag containing two (2) pcs. of heat sealed plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance of suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride known as “shabu” inside a crayola box, also seized from the possession of Edwin David were two (2) packs of small plastic sachet, one (1) used disposable lighter with brand name cricket, yellow green in color, used small cut aluminum foil and one (1) roll of aluminum foil, two (2) pcs. of heat sealed plastic sachet containing white crystalline substance of suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride known as “shabu”, also found from his left front pocket was (1) pc. of five hundred peso bill with the serial number VK057757 used as marked money while confiscated from the possession of Michelle Pedro was one (1) small brick of dried marijuana leaves placed inside her pink pouch with blue and red designs.   

Furthermore, recovered evidences were sent to the PNP Crime Laboratory 3, Camp Olivas for confirmatory tests while the arrested suspects were currently detained at Bacolor MPS. Pertinent documents are being prepared for filing of case of Violation of Sections 5, 11 and 12 of RA 9165 against them.

PSSUPT RECOMONO lauds the Bacolor Police for their continuous effort in eradicating illegal drug propagation in the province and congratulates them for a job well done.