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Wednesday, 21 February 2024

Buy-bust operation in Agusan Sur yields 10.05 grams of shabu

PROSPERIDAD, Agusan del Sur -- The dedication of the personnel from Prosperidad Municipal Police Station (MPS) and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) - Agusan del Sur paved the way for a notable operation of the ongoing campaign against illegal drugs. 

The team executed the buy-bust operation on February 16, 2024 (Friday) at about 4:40 AM at Purok 1, Barangay Patin-ay, Prosperidad, Agusan del Sur, resulting in the apprehension of the three suspects and the seizure of illicit substances.

These are the following items:

a. Four pieces of heat sealed transparent plastic sachet with more or less 10.05 grams of shabu worth P68,340; 

b. Once piece of one thousand peso (P1,000) bill as buy bust money with serial number KF9 50418; 

c. Once unit of cellular phone; 

d. Three pieces of lighter; and 

e. Two pieces of folded aluminum foil.

The arrested suspects and confiscated items are now within the custody of Prosperidad MPS for proper disposition. The law enforcement agency is committed to ensuring that all necessary procedures and legal steps are followed to maintain the integrity of the case.

"The Agusan Del Sur Police Provincial Office would like to extend our gratitude to the community for their continuous support and cooperation in the fight against illegal drugs. It is through the collective efforts of the community and law enforcement that significant strides are being made in safeguarding the welfare and well-being of our community," said PCol. Jovito Canlapan, provincial director of ADSPPO.

This is in line with the process excellence perspective of the Philippine National Police (PNP) P.A.T.R.O.L. Plan 2030 under the objective of improving the crime prevention and solution efficiency of the PPO. (ADSPPO/PIA-Agusan del Sur)