A complainant accompanied by her mother reported to Sibuco MPS on July 4, 2017. Said victim was allegedly raped by Marnel Luna Delas Penas, 35, at about 12:00 PM on July 23, 2017. The suspect was later arrested and subsequently turned-over to Sibuco MPS by personnel of Lunday Patrol Base of the 13th Company Army Special Forces.
Initial investigation disclosed that the suspect, also known as Cocot Dela Pena, has a pending warrant of arrest for the murder docketed under CC No. 632 with no recommended bail bond, issued by Presiding Judge Oscar D. Tomarong of RTC Branch 27, 9th Judicial Region, Siocon, ZDN. His other identity was also divulged by the chairman of Barangay Lunday and other residents in the area. At about 1:00 PM on July 24, 2017, Sibuco MPS served the warrant of arrest for murder against the subject person who is presently detained said station for proper disposition.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9