Camp General Alejo S Santos, City of Malolos —- Eleven illegal drug dealers, six wanted individuals and four illegal gamblers were nabbed in the different anti-criminality operations on August 18, 2023.
In reports to PCol Relly Arnedo, Provincial Director, Bulacan PNP, stated that the Station Drug Enforcement Unit of Marilao, Santa Maria, Pandi, Malolos, Angat, Baliwag and Bocaue PS conducted different drug buy-bust operations and arrested eleven (11) drug dealers. Arrested were Jonard Latorre, Henry Alano and Roselia Lara from Brgy. Lambakin, Marilao, Bulacan; Jennilyn Martinez from Brgy. Caypombo, Santa Maria, Bulacan; Anthony Rubi and Anthony Mendoza from Surigao Del Sur and Quezon City, Pablito Emerson Lazaro from Malolos, Bulacan; Pablito Emerson Lazaro from Angat, Bulcan; Reynaldo Cortez from Brgy. Poblacion, Baliwag, Bulacan (All were listed in BADAC and PNP/PDEA watchlist) and; Mark Anthony Del Rosario and Rodel Vemtoso from Bocaue, Bulacan. Confiscated from the arrested suspects were twenty-six (26) sachets of suspected shabu with a total weight of more than nine (9) grams, drug money and different drug paraphernalia.
The arrested suspects and confiscated pieces of evidence were brought to the Bulacan Provincial Forensic Unit (PFU) for appropriate examination, while criminal complaints for violations of R.A. 9165 against the suspects is now being prepared for filing in court.
On the other hand, a series of manhunt operations conducted by the Tracker Team of Bulacan 1st PMFC, Santa Maria, San Jose Del Monte, San Miguel, Norzagaray and Obando PS arrested six (6) individuals by virtue of Warrants of Arrest. Arrested were Jester Robis for violation of RA 9262, Julius Angelo Mondragon for Robbery (Extortion), Gerbert Jumadiao for Reckless Imprudence Resulting in Damage to Property, Nicanor Villalon for the crime of Theft, Guine Lawrence Deriquito and Ricardo Bonito Dela Merced for violation of RA 9165, and Khalid Loretp for Slight Physical Injuries and Maltreatment. All the accused are presently under the custody of the arresting unit or station for proper disposition.
Additionally, four (4) individuals were arrested after Angat PS and Meycauayan CPS conducted separate anti-illegal gambling operations. Arrested Richard Santiago (STL Bookies), Micheal Ricarte, Renemar Adolfo, and Rogelio Gutierrez (Tong-its) will be charged for Violation of PD 1602.