PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY– On August 5, 2021 at about 4:30 PM, Operatives of PNP DEG SOU-7 under the direct supervision of PBGEN REMUS B MEDINA, Director, PNP DEG together with Station 11, Mambaling Cebu City Police Office, conducted a joint buy bust operation and dismantling of drug den in Sitio Puntod, Brgy Mambaling, Cebu City in relation to Simultaneous Anti Criminality Law Enforcement Operation (SACLEO) which resulted to the arrest of the following suspects:

  1. Raul Gaviola (subject of buy bust), 40 years old, shopee rider, single and a resident Spolarium, Brgy Duljo Fatima, Cebu City;
  2. Erlindo Anino Zamora, 50 years old, single and a resident of Sitio Pungtod, Brgy Mambaling, Cebu City (drug den maintainer);
  3. Jay Ortega Rago, 28 years old, single and a resident of Sitio Quiot, Brgy Pardo, Cebu City;
  4. Charles Nadela Ybanez, 26 years old, single and a resident of 28 Thomas Abella St, Brgy San Nicolas, Carcar City, Cebu;
  5. Edward Rosales Cempron, 25 yrs old and aresident of Sitio Huyong Huyong, Brgy Mambaling 2, Cebu City;
  6. Wensbon Ahoks Mejares, legal age, single and a resident of Sitio Huyong huyong, Brgy Mambaling, Cebu City;
  7. Ronilo Okba Rapuela, 30 years old, single, jobless and a resident of Sitio Puntod, Brgy Mambaling 2, Cebu City;
  8. Ronald Laurente Navales, 34 years old, Brgy Tangke, Naga City, Cebu;
  9. Allan Hilwano Alferez, 52 years old, single and a resident of Brgy Panaghiusa, Naga City, Cebu;
  10. Lygene Aninon Moralde, 38 years old, married and a resident of Sitio Puntod, Brgy Mambaling, Cebu City;
  11. Joelito Pole, 32 years old, single, garbage collector and a resident of Brgy Kalunasan, Cebu City;
  12. Elias Campana Ramel Sr, 48 years old and a resident of Brgy Perroles, Carcar City, Cebu;
  13. Lee Jr Mari, 30 years old, single and a resident of Sitio Puntod, Brgy Mambaling, Cebu City;
  14. Giovanni Carreon, 39 years old and a resident of Sitio Huyong Huyong, Brgy Mambaling, Cebu; and
  15. Ferdie Lacson Labarino, 43 years old, plumber and a resident of Purok Yellow Rose, Brgy Yati Liloan, Cebu.

During the said operation, operating teams were able to confiscate the following pieces of evidence:

  1. A total of more or less 30 grams of white crystalline substance suspected as Shabu with an estimated Standard Drug Price of Php 207,536.00;
  2. One (1) genuine One-Thousand-Peso bill used as buy-bust money;
  3. Marlboro Cigarette box used as drug container;
  4. Seven (7) pieces of lighters; and
  5. Aluminum tin foil.

Arrested suspects and recovered pieces of evidence were brought to SOU-7, PNP DEG for documentation and proper disposition. ###