Over P400 million of illegal drugs were seized in a single day round up of police operations.
On September 14, joint elements of SOU NCR, IFLD PNP DEG, S2/PDEU, Pampanga Police Provincial Police Office, DDEU, QCPD, CIDG RFU NCR and Region 3, and BOC CIIS conducted a major anti-drug operation in Mexico, Pampanga that resulted to the arrest of two Chinese nationals.
The suspects were identified as WENJIE CHEN, 45, and HSU LIEN SHUI, 42.
Confiscated from the suspects were 60 kilograms of illegal drugs worth Php 408,000,000.00.
While in Bacolod City, a 49-year-old drug suspect, identified as MARCIAL LAVADO DELOS SANTOS JR., was arrested during an interdiction operation at Bredco Port, Reclamation Area, Brgy 10.
Elements of SOU 6 together with PDEA Regional Office 6, SIU-Negros Occidental, PS2 SDET BCPO, Bacolod MARPSTA, Coast Guard Negros Occidental Special Operations Group, Western Visayas Special Operations Group, and CG K9 Team Bacolod hand-in-hand conducted the operation that led to the apprehension of a certain Marcial Delos Santos Jr.
During the search, Php1,020,000.00 worth of drugs were seized.
“We have a number of police units and other law enforcement agencies working together towards a common goal to eradicate this menace in the society. Tulong-tulong talaga! This synergy yielded a huge amount of illegal drugs which would have destroyed more lives. In addition, we also arrested major drug players and eventually suppressing their illegal drug transactions,” PNP Chief Gen. Rodolfo Azurin Jr. said.