Chief, PCR Branch/ PIO, Pampanga PPO
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DATE             :       September 20, 2013

Implementation of Search Warrant in Guagua

           The Pampanga PPO under the leadership of PSSUPT OSCAR D ALBAYALDE, Acting Provincial Director successfully implemented a Search Warrant Operation at Barangay Magsaysay, Guagua town earlier today, September 20, 2013.

            The operation was conducted with the strength of Search Warrant No. 13-98 issued by Hon. Judge Jonel S Mercado, Executive Judge of Branch 52 of the Regional Trial Court, Guagua, Pampanga against Jesus Herreros Bartolo aka “Boy Bartolo”, 56 years old and resident of Purok 7, Barangay Magsaysay same town for Violation of PD 1866 as amended by RA 8294 (Illegal Possession of Firearms) and Violation of PD 1602 (Illegal Gambling).

            In a report reaching the office of APD ALBAYALDE, at about 6:00AM today, the operating team composed of joint elements from SWAT, PPSC,PIB and Lubao Municipal Police Station led by PSUPT HENRY G FLORES, Chief of Police, implemented the service of Search Warrant at the house premises of the aforementioned respondent which led to his arrest.

            Confiscated from the suspect’s possession are the following items:

  1. One (1) Caliber .45 Pistol (shooter) with Serial No. E040332017 with one (1) magazine loaded and ten (10) live ammos
  2. One (1) US Carbine with Serial No. 6474881, two (2) short magazines, one (1) long magazine and sixty one (61) live ammos
  3. One heat sealed sachet of suspected Methamphetamine Hydrochloride (Shabu)
  4. One (1) roll of aluminum foil
  5. One (1) toother
  6. Two (2) scissors
  7. One (1) crystalline tube with suspected shabu residue
  8. Three (3) plastic sachet with suspected shabu residue
  9. Three (3) used lighters
  10. One (1) used straw with suspected shabu residue
  11. One (1) digital weighing scale (red in color)
  12. Two (2) fruitgame machines
  13. Six (6) fired empty shells for Caliber .45

           Arrested together with the suspect was Armand Isip Visda, 38 years old and resident of Purok 6, Barangay Bancal, Guagua, Pampanga and was brought to Guagua MPS for further investigation and proper disposition. Pertinent documents against the arrested suspects are being prepared for filing at court.
PSSUPT ALBAYALDE commends all the personnel involved for the successful implementation of the search warrant operation.