PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY–On March 23, 2021 at around 08:45PM elements of Special Operation Unit 3 under the direct supervision of PBGEN RONALD O LEE, Director PNP DEG together with PDEA 4A, PIB Laguna PPO, San Pedro City Police Office conducted buy-bust operation at Phase 1A Yakal Loop extension corner Sugarberry St., Blk 3 lot 19, Saint Joseph Village, San Pedro, Laguna. which resulted to the arrest of Edgarfeel Baloni Sakilan a.k.a.“Kalbo”, 42 Years old, married, driver and a native of Maguindanao and currently a resident of OCP San Pedro Hall of Justice, Brgy. Pacita 1, San Pedro, Laguna.
During the operation operating team were able to confiscate the following items:
- Two kilos of suspected Methampethamine Hydrochloride or known as Shabu with estimated Standard Drug Price of13,600,000.00 Pesos;
- one (1) Honda City bearing plate number AEA 9728;
- One (1) Samsung keypad cellular phone; and
- Two (2) genuine One thousand peso bills mixed with boodle moneyamounting to 1.3 Million pesos.
As a background, Sakilanis one of the target personalities of Coplan Chain Knuckle. He is a notorious drug courier in the area of Region 3, NCR, 4a and Mindanao area and one of the cohorts of the arrested Michael Romualdez, a warehousemen/bodegero at Imus City, Cavite. They get their supply of illegal drug item from a certain Chinese National that contacts them using an international number based at Hongkong.
Arrested suspect is now under the custody of SOU 3, PNP DEG for documentation and proper disposition while complaint for the violation of Section 5 and 11 of Republic Act 9165 (Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002) is being prepared against the suspect.
Police General DEBOLD M SINAS commended the group that even amidst another upsurge of covid-19 pandemic, PNPDEG continuously working towards the attainment of PNP’s objective in making the Philippines a better and safer place for the next generation. ###