PNP DRUG ENFORCEMENT GROUP (PNP DEG), CAMP BGEN RAFAEL T CRAME, QUEZON CITY– On September 17, 2021 at around 1:00 AM, operatives of Special Operations Unit 7 under the supervision of PBGEN REMUS B MEDINA, Director, PNP DEG, together with Station 6 Sawang Calero Police Station Cebu City Police Office and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Regional Office 7 conducted joint buy bust operation at Block 5 Brgy Sawang Calero, Cebu City which resulted in the arrest of the following suspects: 

a.  Axeil James U. Presbitero, jobless and a resident of Block 5 Brgy. Sawang Calero, Cebu City;

b. Angelo Collegado Tañag . 40 years old, married, fish porter & resident of Block 5 Brgy, Sawang Calero, Cebu City’ and

c. Joseph Tarona Sequillo , 59 years old , married , e-bike driver & resident of Block 5 Brgy. Sawang Calero, Cebu City.

During the operation, the operating teams were able to confiscate from their possession the following; 

a. Thirty-one packs (31) of heat sealed sachets containing white crystalline substance suspected to be shabu weighing more or less 220.5 grams with a Standard Drug Price of Php1,499.400.00;

b. Assorted drug paraphernalia;

c. One (1) empty eyeglasses case used as drug container ; and

d. One (1) white cellphone box.

All confiscated pieces of evidence were brought to PNP Regional Crime Laboratory Office 7 for examination while the arrested suspects were detained at Special Operations Unit 7 Office for documentation and proper disposition. A case for violation of RA 9165 is being prepared against them.###