P3.5-M shabu seized from Zambo high value target for drugs

October 31, 2018

A total of P3.5 million worth of shabu was seized from a high value target (HVT) drug personality during a buy-bust operation the other day in Zamboanga City.

Arrested was Jessi Boro Hassim, alias Janjan Barry Usman, of legal age, and listed as HVT in the PNP list of drug personalities.

Reports reaching Camp Crame said the buy-bust operation was conducted at around 6:30 p.m. in Bgy. San Jose Gusu, Zamboanga City.

Recovered from the suspect were a big sachet of suspected shabu weighing 500 grams with a estimated market value of P3,500,000, a bundle of boodle money worth P640,000, blue and black Suzuki raider (7993JI) and an ignition key.

The suspect was brought to the custody of Zamboanga City police for proper disposition.

Charges of violation of Section 5, Article II of RA 9165 is being readied for filing in court against the suspect.