CRAME, QUEZON CITY – Special Operations Unit 3 (lead unit) led by PLT HAZEL
MABILIN under the supervision of PLTCOL GLENN C GONZALES under the direct
supervision of PBGEN RONALD O LEE, Director, PNP DEG with Regional
Intelligence Division -NCRPO led by PLTCOL HANSEL M MARANTAN, PDEA NCR,
LALOMA PS, and HPG NCR led by LT.COL LEGAYDA conducted a buy-bust
operation on November 29, 2020 at around 7:40 AM along EDSA Hi-Way, Brgy
Apolonio Samson, Balintawak, Quezon City in front of KKK Heavy Equipment and
Supply which resulted in the seizure of more than 217 kilograms dried marijuana
leaves with Standard Drug Price of Php 26 million and the arrest of the following

  1. Dianne Irene Rodriguez Cambalicer, 37 yrs. old and a
  2. Louie Mark Cuballes Cuerdo, 29 yrs.old, driver; and
  3. Angelo Buenaventura Pascual, 22 yrs.old, unemployed.
    The arrested suspects are presently under custody of PNP DEG while
    criminal complaint for violations of RA 9165 is being prepared for filing before the
    prosecutor’s office.
    The operation is also the result of intensified and intelligence driven operation
    of our operatives as support to the flagship program of our President Rodrigo Roa
    Duterte on the war on all forms of illegal drugs, criminality, and corruption”.
    PBGEN DANAO emphasized that the Team NCRPO would invigorate their
    operations and coordination to arrest high value targets and seize larger amounts of
    PBGEN LEE said “Strike while the iron is hot. We at the PNP DEG are
    continuously exerting our effort to account for more big fishes and religiously adhere
    to no let-up policy on the campaign against illegal drugs.
    PGEN DEBOLD M SINAS, Chief, PNP commended the operating Units and
    clearly stated that the PNP will continue its unwavering efforts to eradicate illegal
    drugs in the country.