PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY– On September 18, 2021, at around 5:00 PM, operatives of Special Operations Unit BAR under the direct supervision of PBGEN REMUS B MEDINA, Director, PNP DEG together with Sultan Kudarat Municipal Police Station and PDEA BAR conducted joint buy bust operation in Brgy Alamada, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao. The suspect Aladin Abdullah Alamada was able to elude the arrest and run towards unknown direction.
After the transactions was made and before the poseur buyer can give his signal to his team, the suspect sensed that he was dealing with a police officer and pull his firearm inside his sling bag then fired to the poseur buyer. This resulted to a short exchange of fire between the operatives and the suspect.
During the operation, the operating teams were able to seize more or less 100 grams of white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu with an estimated Standard Drug Price amounting to PHP 680,000.00, and a philhealth ID.
Hot pursuit operation is continuously being conducted for possible arrest of the aforesaid suspect while confiscation pieces of evidence were now under the custody of SOU-BAR PNP DEG.