A theft incident transpired at the Agora Public Market in Barangay Poblacion, Alicia, Zamboanga Sibugay at about 1:00 AM on September 8, 2017 wherein the victim was identified as Antonio Maquiling Conchas, 33, a CAA member residing in said place and detailed as duty guard at abovementioned public market.
Investigation revealed that the theft occurred while the victim was posted in the public market and was drinking with the suspect named Resuricion Gondol Baylon Jr., 20, a laborer. When the guard fell asleep, the suspect allegedly stole his issued M16 rifle with thirty rounds of ammo. Immediately, a team from CAA and the 17th Philippine Army Special Forces pursued and arrested the suspect, and also recovered the M16 rifle. The arrested subject person is presently detained at Alicia MPS for proper disposition.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9