Operatives of Dapitan CPS conducted a manhunt operation in Brgy. Sta Cruz, Dapitan City, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 2:30PM on March 24, 2017. This resulted in the arrest of Allan Dumalay Bongcawel, 52, native of Plaridel, Misamis Occidental and temporarily residing in Brgy. Dawo, Dapitan City.
Said man is charged with Frustrated Murder docketed under CC No. 1470 with recommended bail bond of Php 200,000.00 issued by Presiding Judge Roy P. Murallon of Branch 36, RTC 10, Calamba, Misamis Occidental dated February 16, 2017. The arrested wanted person is presently detained at Dapitan CPS for proper disposition.
Combined elements of Dipolog CPS, Polanco MPS and Dumingag MPS conducted a manhunt operation in Barangay Caridad, Dumingag, Zamboanga del Sur at about 1:00 PM on March 24, 2017. This resulted in the arrest of Unilo Mercadal Sigayo, 46, resident of Brgy Conacon, Polanco. He is charged with Robbery docketed under CC No. 19008 with a bail bond amounting to Php 100,000.00 issued by Judge Oscar D. Tomarong of RTC Branch 8, Dipolog City dated January 16, 2015. His other case is for violation of sec. 28 Par (A) of RA 10591 docketed under CC No. 18885, and for Attempted Murder docketed under CC No. 18886, with a bail bond of Php 120,000.00 issued by Judge Jose Rene G. Dondoyano of RTC Branch 6, Dipolog City dated December 19, 2014. The arrested wanted person is presently confined at Zanorte Medical Center due to a gunshot wound on his neck he sustained when he struggled to escape from the arresting team.
Elements of Aurora MPS conducted a manhunt operation in Purok 2 Brgy. Lingating, Baungon, Bukidnon at about 10:30 PM on March 24, 2017. This resulted in the arrest of Alberto Buot Pakas, 50, resident of Purok 2 of said barangay. This is by virtue of a warrant of arrest for Qualified Theft filed under CC No. 11-10,810 with a recommended bail bond of Php 40,000.00 issued by Judge Jaime Caberte of RTC Branch 30 9th Judicial Region in Aurora, Zamboanga del Sur. The accused is now detained at Aurora MPS.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9