Bataan Police Provincial Office (PPO) led by its Provincial Director Senior Superintendent Rhodel O Sermonia, conducted One Time Big Time Operation earlier today which resulted to the arrest of ten (10) illegal drug personalities in the province.
Together with the joint elements of PIB, PIDMB, PPSC, PAIDSOTF, and Mariveles MPS and in coordination with PDEA, authorities conducted buy-bust operation at Barangay Biyaan, Mariveles, Bataan which resulted to the arrest of Omar Anomin y Radin, 45 yo and resident of Burgos, La Union; and Artemio Carreon y Narnola, 45 yo, and resident of Poblacion West, Rosario, La Union while in the act of selling shabu to the police poseur buyer in exchange of Php 500.00.
Upon sensing the presence of the operatives, Carreon fled towards the make shift hut prompting the police to give chase.
The pursuing operatives were able to arrest Carreon inside said hut and discovered a group of persons while sniffing shabu (pot-session) who were identified as follows:
•Eduardo Macabio y Laño, 36 yo, and resident of Namonitan Sto. Tomas, La Union;
•Mario Macabio y Fernandez, 35 yo and resident of Bani Rosario, La Union;
•Josefino Palanon y Quezada, 46 yo and resident of San Gabriel, La Union;
•Eric Dulay y Alew, 35 yo, and resident of San Gabriel, La Union;
•Rolando Sarazon y Rianbon, 46 yo, and resident of Salangsang San Gabriel, La Union;
•Erwin Espino y Macabio, 23 yo, and resident of Namonitan, Sto Tomas, La Union;
•Mark Brian Peralta y Dilezo, 25 yo, and resident of Katagintingan, Rosario, La Union; and
•Leonardo De Guzman y Abenuja, 37 yo and resident of Naguilian, La Union.
Likewise, said operation resulted to the confiscation of seven (7) small plastic sachets of crystalline substance believed to be shabu, four (4) small plastic sachets of dried marijuana fruiting tops, and recovery of four (4) firearms as follows:
•Elisco M16 Rifle with defaced serial number loaded with magazine containing 26 live ammunition for Cal 5.56
•Colt Cal 45 pistol with SN 384296 loaded with magazine with seven (7) live ammunition
•Colt Cal 45 pistol with SN 947162 loaded with magazine containing seven (7) live ammunition
•Remington Rand Inc. Cal 45 with SN 672955 loaded with magazine containing seven (7) live ammunition and 17 spare live ammo for cal 45 and one (1) spent shell for Carbine.
‘One Time Big Time’ operation is under the Oplan Lambat Sibat Project of PNP and DILG against syndicated crimes, wanted persons, loose firearms and illegal drugs.(PNP-PIO)