CAMP GEN ALEJO S SANTOS, Bulacan — A drug pusher was neutralized, 31 others arrested while 54 were accosted in day 1 of Bulacan PNP Simultaneous Anti-Criminality Law Enforcement Operation (SACLEO) started on Monday (Dec. 11).
Bulacan Provincial Director P/Sr. Supt. Chito G. Bersaluna identified the fatality as Ronaldo Escalona alias Muka a known supplier of illegal drugs in Brgy. Malipampang, San Ildefonso, Bulacan.
Based on the report, alias Muka fired his gun towards the operative when he sensed that he was dealing with a police officer prompting the operatives to fire back that resulted in the suspect’s death during a joint buy-bust operation conducted by the Bulacan Provincial Intelligence Unit (PIB), and Drug Enforcement Unit of San Ildefonso police in Brgy. Malipampang, in the said town about 2 a.m. on the same date.
Visible from the crime scene were one caliber .38 revolver without serial number; 4 empty shells for caliber 9mm, a Yamaha Mio color black with plate number AC39547, and helmet.
Bersaluna added that 21 other drug suspects were arrested, they were identified as 1) Raymond Cruz y Santos alias Cocoy; 2) Rica Angelou Silva y Buce alias Rica; 3) Rr Radomes y Payte alias Rudy; 4) Robinson Burayag y Francisco alias Robin; 5) Benjamin Contreras y De Leon, alias Benjie; 6) Princess Carla De Guzman y Vargas alias Nicole; 7) Angeli Pangilinan y Hermoso alias Jelly; 8) Rody Tabilog y Lanozo alias Ode; 9)Tim Mariano y Rayan alias Pogi; 10) John Julius Samonte yTalusig alias Janjan; 11) Mary Joy Mendez y Del Rosario alias Joy; 12) Eric Pulumbarit y Raymundo alias Eric; 13) Basilio Dela Cruz y Libiran alias Onyo; 14) Roldin Legaspi y Francisco, alias Roldin; 15) Vergel Cruz y Castelo alias Bitak; 16) Roberto Sacdalan y Alfonso alias Toying; 17) Edgardo Corpuz Jr y Robin alias Jonskie; 18)Rolito Amero y Pagara alias Sara; 19) Michael Palermo y Papa alias Tutoy; 20) Nestor David y De Jose; and 21) Jhon Troy Gilles y Aguirre alias Troy.
Fifty plastic sachets of suspected “shabu”, buy-bust money; and assorted drug paraphernalia were confiscated during the anti-illegal drug operations conducted by the operatives of City/Municipal Police Station of Balagtas, Hagonoy, Obando, Meycauayan, Paombong, Bulakan, Calumpit, 2nd PMFC.
The arrested suspects and seized pieces of evidence were brought to Bulacan Crime Laboratory Office for appropriate examination, while criminal complaints against the arrested suspects are now being prepared for filing in court.
Moreover, Bulacan PNP implementation of “Oplan Rody” by the operatives of cities/municipalities of Meycauayan, San Jose del Monte, Balagtas, Angat, Bulakan, Sta Maria, and Plaridel accosted fifty-four (54) ordinance violators including fourteen (14) minors (twelve (12) for violation of curfew hours, while two (2) for drinking in prohibited places); sixteen (16) men for without upper garments; twelve (12) for drinking in prohibited places, six (6) for curfew violation, one (1) for smoking in prohibited places, while and five (5) for other ordinance violations. Thirty-eight (38) were advised to go home, while sixteen (16) were turned-over to barangay afterward.
Further, ten (10) persons wanted by law were arrested by virtue of Warrant of Arrest by the Warrant Officers of Bulacan 1st Provincial Mobile Force Company (PMFC), Baliwag, Calumpit, San Ildefonso, Paombong, Plaridel, and City of SanJose del Monte Police Station 1) Vergilio Enriquez y Contemprato, 54 years old, listed No.1 MWP Station Level Manhunt Charlie and listed No. 1 MWP Lambat Sibat arrested in Brgy. Alagao, San Ildefonso, Bulacan for Murder under Criminal Case No. 3106-M-2018 with no bail recommended; 2) Fred Lunaria y Datig, 56 years old, arrested in Barangay Perez, Meycauayan City, Bulacan for Violation of BP 22 under Criminal Case No. 196-19209 with recommended bail of Php 6,000.00 and Estafa under Criminal Case No. 96-19211 with recommended bail of Php16,000.00; 3)Carlo Garcia y Batan, 21 years old, arrested in Brgy. Pagala, Baliuag, Bulacan for Unjust Vexation under Criminal Case No. 2853-M-2017 with recommended bail of Php 2,000.00; 4) Mary Ann Paras y Gavino, 29 years old arrested in Brgy. Palimbang, Calumpit, Bulacan for Qualified Theft under Criminal Case No. 7408-M-2018 with recommended bail of Php120, 000.00; 5) Crispin Tobias y Galman, 41 years old arrested for Acts of Lasciviousness in relation to Sec 5(b) of RA 7610 under Criminal Case No. 8027-M-2018 with bail recommended of Php180, 000.00. 6) Michael Angelo Diezmo y Buendia alias King, 21 years old, arrested in Sitio Looban, Brgy. Tabang, Plaridel, Bulacan for Violation of Art III (B) of RA 7610 under Criminal Case No. 2731-M-2016 with no bail recommended; 7) Alfredo Vega y Riano, 34 years old, arrested in Brgy. Muzon, City of San Jose Del Monte, for Frustrated Homicide under Criminal Case No. 911-M-2018 with Php 24,000.00 bail recommended; 8) Michael Danao y Dela Cruz, 28 years old, arrested in Brgy. Fatima II, CSJDM, Bulacan for Attempted Homicide under Criminal Case No. 2018-SJ-0455 to 0456 and Attempted Homicide under Criminal Case No. 7301-M-2018 with Php 36,000 bail recommended for each count; 9) Jester Garcia y Dienla, 23 years old, arrested in Brgy. Fatima II, CSJDM, Bulacan for Attempted Homicide under Criminal Case No. 2018-SJ-0455 to 0456 with Php 36,000 bail recommended for each count; and 10) Ronald Ingco y Sanchez, 40 years old, arrested in Brgy. Fatima II, CSJDM, Bulacan for Estafa under Criminal Case No. 2018-SJ-0325 with Php 3,000 bail recommended and Maltreatment under Criminal Case No. 2018-SJ-0326 with Php 3,000 bail recommended.
The arrested wanted persons are now under the custody of the respective City/Municipal Police Stations for proper disposition.
Bulacan Police is stern on its implementation of Simultaneous Anti-Criminality Law Enforcement Operation (SACLEO) with stress on its intensified campaign against illegal drugs otherwise known as “Project Double Barrel Reloaded” and Manhunt Operation against Most Wanted and Wanted Persons as directed by the Chief PNP and the Regional Director of PNP Region 3 P/Chief Supt. Joel Napoleon Coronel. (RONDA Balita Online News)