Operatives of Provincial Intelligence Branch of Zamboanga Del Sur PPO and PDEA conducted a manhunt operation at Spring Land Resort in Purok Lumboy, Barangay Lumbia, Pagadian City, Zamboanga Del Sur at about 10:30 AM on May 8, 2017.
This resulted in the arrest of Fermin dela Peña Alcantara, 51, resident of Purok 4, Barangay Digson, Bonifacio, Misamis Occidental, listed as the Number 3 Most Wanted Person (Municipal Level) by Bonifacio MPS. Subject person was arrested for violation of section 5, article II of RA 9165 docketed under Criminal Case Number TC-2016-023, with no bail-bond recommended, issued by Presiding Judge Sylvia A. Singidas-Machacon of RTC Branch 16, 10th Judicial Region, Tangub City dated March 14, 2016. The accused is temporarily detained at the PDEA office in Pagadian City, Zamboanga Del Sur for proper disposition.
A man was arrested at his residence in Barangay Sta. Catalina, Zamboanga City at about 11:45 AM on May 8, 2017. Zamboanga City Police Station 11 identified the arrested man as Rancy Manuel y Orabe, 34, resident of said place. This is by virtue of a warrant of arrest for Simple Theft as defined and penalized under Article 308 in relation to Article 309 of the RPC docketed under CC Number 35167 with a recommended bail bond of Php 28,000.00 issued by Presiding Judge Gracelina G. Bernardo of Regional Trial Court Branch 17, 9th Judicial Region, Zamboanga City dated March 31, 2017. The accused is presently detained at said police station prior his turn-over to proper court.
An 18-year old male was arrested in MCLL Highway, Brgy. Guiwan, Zamboanga City at about 12:45 PM on May 8, 2017. The suspect identified as Luwuen Perez y Ancheta, 18, resident of Barangay Lunzuran, Zamboanga City, was arrested based on a warrant for violation of sec 12 Art 2 of CDDA of 2002 (RA 9165), with a bail bond of Php 40,000.00 issued by Presiding Judge Peter V Eisma of RTC Branch 15, 9th Judicial Region, Zamboanga City dated February 18, 2016. The accused is now under police custody.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9