PRESS RELEASE
SPO1 Gregoria B Antonano

Published on
20 July 2016

IPPO crops 83 sachets shabu, gambling props in 3rd ‘One Time, Big Time’ ops

Camp Francisco U. Sumagaysay, Sr., STA. BARBARA, ILOILO, July 20 -- Authorities of Iloilo Police Provincial Office was able to confiscate 83 sachets in assorted sizes of shabu and gambling paraphernalia in its third deliverance of ‘One Time, Big Time’ operation last 18 and 19 this month.

Thirteen drug-bust operations were conducted in the towns of Calinog, Oton, San Joaquin, Janiuay, Ajuy, Banate, Batad, Btac. Viejo, Dingle, Miagao, Pavia, Pototan and San Miguel.

Authorities were able to account 16 target personalities including one fatality, Panfilo Artuz, in Calinog drug-bust, and recovered other drug paraphernalia.

Meanwhile, 9 operations were launched against illegal gambling in Ajuy, Anilao, Btac. Nuevo, Btac. Viejo, Estancia, Lemery, San Dionisio towns and Passi City with the arrest 9 persons in violation of RA 9287.

Recoveries include cotejos, ballpens and P1, 777.00 bet collection.#