The Joint Task Force (JTF) Zamboanga has apprehended a vehicle carrying two boxes of undocumented cigarettes in Zamboanga City.
The military’s Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom) said the Toyota Wigo with contraband was intercepted by the troopers from Alpha Company, 74th Infantry Battalion under JTF Zamboanga during a checkpoint operation in Baliwasan Seaside, Barangay Baliwasan Monday, November 4.
The vehicle was driven by certain Jabir Jaron Jaapal, a resident of Duston Drive, Sta. Catalina, Zamboanga City.
The operating troops immediately coordinated with the Zamboanga City Police Office Station 11 and Bureau of Customs for the proper disposition of the apprehended individual and confiscated smuggled cigarettes, military said.