The no. 1 Most Wanted Person in Buug municipality was arrested by combined elements of Buug MPS, RPSB9, ZSBPPO, and Lakewood MPS during a manhunt operation in Purok 1, Barangay Tubod, Lakewood, Zamboanga Del Sur at about 10:10 PM on September 2, 2016.
The arrested person was identified as Alexander Duong Morcilla a.k.a. “Tata Morcilla”. This is by virtue warrant of arrest for Murder with the use of loose firearms docketed under Criminal Case Number IM-15-1055 issued by Presiding Judge Josefino P. Bael, RTC, 9th Judicial Region, Branch 31, Imelda, Zamboanga Sibugay dated December 14, 2015 with no bail recommended. When the suspect was frisked, the team recovered from him four small sachets of suspected shabu. Subject wanted person is now under custody of Lakewood MPS for filing of appropriate charges in court.
A woman was apprehended inside Man Compound in Barangay Mangusu, Zamboanga City at about 11:15 PM on September 2, 2016, for an alleged violation of RA 9208. Zamboanga City Police Station 7 identified the arrested suspects as Rosebie Desaca y Anonat, 24, a local resident of Barangay Mangusu. Suspect is now detained at said police station for filing of appropriate charges in court.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9