PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY– On October 13, 2021, at around 3:40 PM, operatives of Special Operations Unit-4A under the direct supervision of PBGEN REMUS B MEDINA, Director, PNP DEG together with Intelligence Group and Dasmariñas City Police Station conducted joint buy bust operation in Blk 81 Excess Lot Brgy San Esteban, Dasmariñas City which resulted in the successful arrest of the following suspects:

  1. Catherine Padilla Pangan, 40 years old, married, a resident of Blk 81 Excess Lot Brgy San Esteban, Dasmariñas City;
  2. Raquel Biguela Apines, 33 years old, married and a resident of Blk 81 Excess Lot Brgy San Esteban, Dasmariñas City;
  3. Rafael Aranilla Bugal, 56 years old, single  and a resident of Blk 67 Brgy. Sto Cristo Dasmariñas City; and
  4. Roland Navarro Anquilo, 45 years old, single, government employee and a resident of Blk 25 Lot 7 Brgy Datu Esmael, Dasmariñas City.

During the operation, the operating teams were able to confiscate the following:

a. More or less 150 grams of white crystalline substance suspected to be           Shabu with an estimated Standard Drug Price (SDP) of Php 1,020, 000.00;

b. Ten (10) Bundles of  boodle money with One (1) piece genuine money     Php 1,000.00-peso bill on top used as buy-bust money;

c. One (1) Redmi 4A cellular android phone;

d. One (1) Samsung keypad phone;

e. Unified Multi Purpose ID of Rolando  Anquillo;

Arrested suspects and confiscated pieces of evidence were brought to PNP DEG SOU-4A office for documentation and proper disposition while a case for violation of RA 9165 is being prepared against them.###