PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY– On September 17, 2021 at around 4:50 AM, operatives of Special Operations Unit 4A under the supervision of PBGEN REMUS B MEDINA, Director, PNP DEG, together with Station 5, Las Piñas conducted joint buy bust operations at Platinum St. Pilar Village, Las Piñas, which resulted in the arrest of Elmer Lazotas Lat, 44 years old, married, jeepney driver and resident of 66 Camino Real St., Pilar Village, Las Piñas City.
During the operation, the operating teams were able to confiscate from his possession the following items:
a. Two (2)pieces of heat-sealed sachet containing white crystalline substance suspected to be Methamphetamine Hydrochloride also known as shabu weighing 14 grams with an estimated Standard Drug Price of Php 95,500.00;
b. One (1) unit of Colt MK IV caliber 45 pistol and one (1) magazine loaded with eight pieces of live ammunitions;
c. One (1) unit Matte Blue/OrangeYamaha Mio Aerox-S B1W
d. Boodle money used as buy-bust money; and
e. Assorted documents and Identification Cards.
Suspect was detained at Special Operations Unit 4A Office for documentation and proper disposition while a case for violation of RA 9165 is being prepared against him.###