PRESS RELEASE
SPO1 Gregoria B Antonano

Published on
16 June 2016

Ajuy’s Top 1 drug guy busted; 3 others caught in Pototan

Camp Francisco U. Sumagaysay, Sr., STA. BARBARA, ILOILO, June 16 -- The Top 1 in Ajuy’s Watch List of Drug Personalities finally was caught at his residence in Sitio Casamata, Brgy. Central, Ajuy, Iloilo during a drug-bust operation around 9:30 PM of June 15, 2016.

34-year old Richard Zamora y Julio fell to the hands of a police poseur buyer in consideration of Php400.00 worth of ‘shabu’.

Recovered from his possession and control were 1 heat-sealed plastic sachet of suspected ‘shabu’ as buy-bust item, Php400.00 buy-bust money, 4 other heat-sealed plastic sachets of suspected ‘shabu’ and drug paraphernalia.

Zamora is now detained at Ajuy MPS detention cell and will be facing charges in violation of RA 9165.

Leading the operation are PCInsp Jonathan Pinuela and PInsp Kent Jerek Capadosa of Special Operations Unit – “Charlie”  and Ajuy MPS, respectively.

In Pototan, 3 drug peddlers were arrested by authorities led by PSInsp Ariel Corcino thru inflagrante delicto around 10:45 in the evening yesterday.

Arrested were Cherod Biado y Vigilidad, Arthur Patrona y Abejuro and Mark Anthony Pedrola y Liza in the act buying ‘shabu’ from a certain @ “Litik” in F. Parcon St., Pototan, Iloilo.

However, @ “Litik” escaped while the three arrested are detained at Pototan police station.