PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY–On December 31, 2020 at about 5:00 PM operatives of Special Operations Unit 5 led by PLTCOL WARREN E DABLO, under the direct supervision of PBGEN RONALD O LEE, Director, PNP DEG with the support of Talisay City Police Station, PDEA 7, RIU 7, and RDEU 7, conducted a buy-bust operation at Poblacion Talisay City, Cebu which resulted to the arrest of the following suspects:
a. Jamel Tabasa y Santiago, single, 26 years old and resident of Lower Bunbunan, Brgy., Labangon, Cebu City; and
b. Edgar Quiachon y Repolido, single, 28 years old and resident of Poblacion Talisay City, Cebu; and
c. Rodney Delfino y Alvarado, married, 43 years old and of Cabalan St. Poblacion, Talisay City, Cebu.
The operatives of the said operation were able to confiscate 15 pieces heat sealed transparent plastic pack and 6 knot tied transparent plastic packs containing white crystalline substance believed to be methamphetamine hydrochloride locally known as “shabu” weighing more or less 325 grams with an estimated standard drug price of Php 2,210,000 pesos.
They are now under the custody of PNP DEG SOU5 and are requested to be detained at Talisay Police Station lock-up jail temporarily while documents are being prepared for violation of RA 9165 to be filled before the City Prosecutor's office.
PBGEN LEE commended his men for a job well-done for giving the operatives their best to protect the community. Also, he is hopeful to see a better fervor; enthusiasm and initiative drive from Team PNP DEG.