Zamboanga City - Members of Zamboanga City Police Station 11 (Central) Detective Management Unit (DMU) and Field Station South Western Mindanao (FSSWM), Philippine Center on Transnational Crime (PCTC), Naval Intelligence Security Group Western Mindanao (NISGWM), Maritime Group Region IX, National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), Department of Justice Inter-Agency Council Against Trafficking (DOJ-IACAT) and Bureau of Immigration (BI) conducted a joint operation at the Port Area, Brgy Zone 4 at about 2:20 PM on February 11, 2016.
This resulted in the arrest of Bless Grace H. Ardona by virtue of warrant for Estafa and Illegal Recruitment docketed under Criminal Case No. 07-252768-69 issued by Jose A. Mendoza, Presiding Judge of Regional Trial , National Capital Judicial Region, Branch LV (55) Manila, dated December 19, 2007, without bail bond stated. Furthermore, the accused is presently detained at ZCPS 11 (Central) prior turn-over to proper court.
Zamboanga del Sur - Elements of Pagadian City Police Station, Dumingag Municipal Police Station, Provincial Intelligence Branch ZSPPO proceeded to Purok Camansi, Barangay Lenienza, Pagadian City at about 3:00 PM on February 11, 2016, and arrested Marilyn Tejada, 26, temporarily residing at said place. Subject person was arrested by virtue of warrant for Concubinage docketed under Criminal Case Number 5016-D, issued by Judge Crislyn C. Pangindian of MCTC of Mahayag-Dumingag-Josefina, 9th Judicial Region, Mahayag, ZDS, dated January 5, 2016 with recommended bail bond fixed at Php 8,000. Subject person is temporarily detained at Dumingag MPS.
Zamboanga Sibugay - Joint elements of Tungawan MPS and ZSBPPO Provincial Intelligence Branch conducted an Oplan “Lambat-Sibat” operation thru service of warrant of arrest at Purok 1, Barangay Cayamcam, Tungawan at about 6:00 AM on February 11, 2016. This resulted in the arrest of Richard Cesneros y Luage, 27, and Valeriano Cesneros y Luage, 34, residents of said place. This is by virtue of warrant of arrest for Qualified Theft docketed under CC no. I-5762 issued by Presiding Judge Anthony DT Isaw of RTC Branch 24, 9th Judicial Region, Ipil, dated February 17, 2015 with recommended bail bond amounting to Php 10,000.00 each. The arrested persons are now under the custody of Tungawan Mps. for proper disposition.
-with report from PO3 Bernard Tan, RPIO9