199 Arrested, Over $1 Million in Illegal Drugs Confiscated on First Day of Oplan Huli Days

0

A TOTAL of 62 drug suspects were arrested and over one million pesos worth of illegal drugs were recovered by Regional Police Office (PRO) 7 personnel on the night of Thursday, October 27, 2022.

The drug suspects were arrested in 32 operations as part of PRO 7’s Oplan Huli Days to ensure the region remains crime-free over the long weekend until All Saints Day and All Saints Day on November 1-2 .

Apart from illegal drug operations, PRO 7 officers also conducted anti-gambling operations, arresting 27 people and confiscating P4,899 in cash believed to be gambling proceeds.

Police also arrested 110 wanted people, 15 of whom were on the area’s most wanted list.

PRO 7 also confiscated 22 firearms in bulk.

PRO 7 Director Brig. General Roderick Augustus Alba said the implementation of Oplan Huli Days will continue until the end of the long weekend.

He also urged his staff, especially those tasked with protecting cemeteries during the two-day Kalagkalag celebration, to remain vigilant. (AYB/JKV)

Disclaimer

SunStar’s website encourages friendly debate, but comments posted on this site do not necessarily reflect the views of the management of SunStar and its affiliates. SunStar reserves the right to delete, reproduce or edit comments posted here without notice. Inappropriate messages will be automatically deleted.

Forum Rules

Don’t use profanity. Some words have been banned. Stick to the subject. Do not stray from the discussion. Be consistent. Don’t shout and don’t use CAPS!

Share.

About Author

Comments are closed.