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CAMP EVANGELISTA, Patag, Cagayan de Oro City -- The 4ID Martial Law Special Action Group composed of personnel from 4th Infantry Division, PRO 10, and PDEA 10 successfully arrested during their regular conduct of Martial Law Community Security Check two suspected drug personalities inside Vamenta Subdivision, Brgy Barra, Opol, Misamis Oriental at around 8:00 o'clock in the morning, yesterday, July 13, 2017. A report was tipped-off by a concerned citizen that these two in the persons of Abbas Bantogaranao Rasuman, 33 years old, married and a resident of Brgy Galawan and Dumalandong Bantogaranao Pandapatan, 32 years old, married and a resident of Brgy Romayas, both of Lumba-bayabao, Lanao del Sur, are known drug users and pushers in the area. According to the PNP, Rasuman was previously arrested with the same case in Quiapo, Manila but was able to escape from the authorities. The team recovered from their possession two packs of methamphetamine drug or shabu weighing ten grams with an estimated value of P65, 000.00 and One Toyota Hilux containing drug paraphernalia. "The long arm of the law has finally reached these criminals. Our government troops are very resolute in arresting these individuals. We likewise give credit to the concerned civilian who gave us relevant and timely information for us to be able to arrest the said persons swiftly and peacefully without firing a single shot", said by MGen Benjamin R Madrigal Jr., 4ID Commander. The two suspects together with the confiscated contrabands are now under the custody of PDEA 10 for proper disposition and filing of case. For the period, the MLSAG was able to apprehend two personalities based from the arrest order that was issued by the Department of National Defense; apprehended three local terrorists and two drug personalities; executed three search warrants; apprehended 30 suspicious personalities for questioning; and have filed 14 cases against some of the personalities that either possessed contrabands or are included in the said arrest orders.