An Indian national was arrested by operatives of Zamboanga City Police Station 11 after he was accused of raping a 13-year old female at Diamond Pension House located along Canelar Moret, Zamboanga City.
Said suspect was arrested at about 11:45 AM on August 14, 2017 near a store in Barangay Upper Calarian, Zamboanga City. The suspect identified as Gur Preet Singh, 31, resident of Tetuan, Zamboanga City, was later charged with violation of RA 8353 (Anti-Rape Law) docketed under IX-06-INQ-17H-00969. Said suspect availed his rights to a preliminary investigation and executed a waiver pursuant to article 125 of the revised penal code. Singh is presently detained at Zamboanga City Police Station 11 while waiting for the resolution of the case.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9