Quezon City Police District (QCPD) Director Police Chief Supt. Guillermo Lorenzo Eleazar reported on Saturday the arrest of 13 suspects linked to the illegal drug trade.
Station 2 patrol officers arrested Gerardo Gatil and Richard Dela Cruz, in Visayas Avenue. Police saw them walking suspiciously at a very late hour and when frisked, they were found to be concealing knives.
The Talipapa Police Station (Police Station 3) arrested in a buy-bust Anna Marie Apostol at about 5:30 p.m on Friday. Seized from her were two sachets of shabu, drug paraphernalia and buy-bust money.
Station 3 personnel arrested Lilia Fernandez of Barangay Tandang Sora at about 6:30 p.m., in Barangay Sangandaan, after a concerned citizen tipped the police about illegal drug activity in the area.
Responding policemen saw a male suspect handing over a sachet of suspected shabu to Fernandez. The suspect was arrested.
Novaliches Police Station (Police Station 4) lawmen arrested in a buy-bust Armando Arrieta, Joel Arrieta, and Jhan-Jhan Aballar at about 3:20 pm. Recovered inside Arrieta’s house were six sachets of shabu and buy-bust money.
Fairview Police Station (Police Station 5) operatives under PSupt. Tomas Nuñez arrested in a buy-bust Eusebio Espinosa of North Fairview at about 3:30 p.m., along Lira Street. Seized from him was one sachet of shabu and buy-bust money.
Police Station 5 lawmen arrested Rogelio delos Reyes of Caloocan after he was caught stealing several books from a bookstore at a mall on Quirino Highway. A sachet of shabu and drug paraphernalia were also found in his bag.
Cubao Police Station (Police Station 7) operatives under PSupt Louise Benjie Tremor arrested in a buy-bust Michael Salom in Sumanan Alley. Seized from her were 10 sachets of shabu and buy-bust money.
Anonas Police Station policemen arrested Eric Carlos, Edwin Cruz, Carlos Calub, Raul Villar and Anna Marie Escorial inside a residence at Barangay Malaya after a concerned citizen tipped them about the ongoing shabu session of the suspects.
Masambong Police Station (Police Station 2) operatives under PSupt Carlito Mantala arrested in a buy-bust, Annalie Makabenta of Barangay Bagong Pag-asa, at about 10 p.m on Thursday in Mindanao Ave. Seized were two sachets of shabu and buy-bust money.
The drug suspects were charged with violation of R.A. 9165, (The Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002).