PROARMM intensified its war on illegal drugs to try to put a stop on this trade and other forms of criminality in the region. Eighteen (18) search warrants were served and implemented that resulted in the arrest of four suspects and the confiscation of high powered firearms, several other drug paraphernalia and firearm components in Violation of RA 9165, RA 10591 and RA 9516.
The operation under the direct supervision of its Regional Director, PCSUPT Reuben Theodore C Sindac, Lanao Del Sur PPO, RPSB, 103 Bde, PA, 2ND Mechanized Bde, PA, 103RD SAC PNP SAF, 12 SAC PNPSAF with PSSUPT Rolando Anduyan, the Deputy Regional Director for Operation as its ground commander, conducted the service of search warrants Nr 2017-03-61 to 78 issued by Hon. Alexander M. Betoya, Presiding Judge of Region 12, Judicial Region, Branch 15 for violation of RA 10591 and RA 9516 against the Criminal Gang of Jamil P Tomawis, in Brgy. Bualan, Piagapo and Brgy.Pantaoan, SaguiranLanao Del Sur on March 16, 2017 at 3:00 AM. The impelementation of (18) Search Warrants resulted in the arrest of Pao Panganga, Alista Tumao Maute, Alex Areg Bagul, Saadra Macapanton Madaya all members of JamilTomawis Group but its leader evaded the arrest .