COTABATO CITY – Anti-narcotics agents seized P421,600 worth of shabu from a policeman and two accomplices entrapped in Barangay Rosary Heights 10 here late Thursday, February 23.
Christian Frivaldo, director of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, told reporters Friday, February 24, that Patrolman Jassim Mohammad Aking, and his companions, Sandatu Macmod, and Fatima Usman are now detained.
The suspects fell in a sting in Barangay Rosary Heights 10 with the help of personnel of the Cotabato City Police Office.
Aking belongs to a unit under the Police Regional Office-Bangsamoro Autonomous Region, his friends told reporters via online Messenger.
“They are now under our custody. We shall immediately file corresponding charges against them,” Frivaldo said.
Agents of PDEA-BARMM involved in the operation that led to the arrest of Aking, Macmod, and Usman placed at P461, 600 the value of the shabu confiscated from them, weighing 62 grams. (JOHN UNSON)