PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY–On May 30, 2021 at around 7:20 PM elements of Special Operations Unit 10 led by PLTCOL ESPERIDION R BIADO III, Chief SOU 10 under the direct supervision of PBGEN REMUS B MEDINA, Director PNP DEG, together with MUNAI MPS, 1st PMFC, personnel of 43rd Coy and 4th mechanized PA served warrant of arrest to Saidali Balowa Batiyokan, of legal age, married and a resident of Cadayunan, Munai Lanao Del Norte and Jamal Arope Balowa, of legal age, a resident of Brgy. Cadayunan Munai Lanao Del Norte and found 8 sachets of alleged shabu and paraphernalia from his possession.

The warrant of arrest was issued by Hon. Ali Ombra Bacaraman, presiding judge of RTC Br4, Iligan City dated May 28, 2021 with Pre-ops Nr. 50000-052021-0295 at the premises of Saidali B Batiyok of Brgy. Cadayunan, Munai, Lanao Del Norte for violation of RA 9165.

During the search warrant, operating teams were able to confiscate the following items:

  1. One (1) piece rectangular big heatsealed sachet containing crystalline substance believe to be Shabu estimated mol 50 grams;
  2. 2 Mobile phone color blue and red;
  3. 1 piece Scissor;
  4. 14 Alluminum foil; and
  5. Small empty bottle color pink.

            PBGEN MEDINA said “PNP DEG will continue in strengthening cases against those who are arrested for violation of RA 9165 making sure that they will not have any chance of going back in the street to sell drugs”.###