CAMP SIONGCO, Awang, Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao – Government authorities arrested two drug personalities after a drug buy-bust operation conducted in Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao last Wednesday, (August 22).
Combined elements of Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency of Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (PDEA-ARMM), 90th Infantry Battalion, Datu Odin Sinsuat Manucipal Police Station arrested Datumoy Abdul Manungan a.k.a. Datu and Odin Amba in front of public market of the Datu Odin Sinsuat town at around 4:45 in the afternoon.
During the operation, authorities seized 3 sachets of white crystalline substance suspected to be ‘shabu’, one loaded caliber .45 pistol, and a XRM motorcycle used by the suspects.
The suspects were caught selling shabu to the PDEA agents with a P100,000 worth of marked money.
They are now detained at PDEA custodial facility for filing of criminal charges on illegal drugs.
6th Infantry Division Commander Brig. Gen. Cirilito Sobejan commended the operatives for another successful drug operation.
He said that the 6th ID will be relentless in pursuing the drug personalities in coordination with PDEA and PNP.