A 33-year old man listed as the no. 10 most wanted by Clarin MPS and a high value target personality by Guipos MPS was arrested during a police operation made along the national highway in Barangay Bagong Oroquieta, Guipos, Zamboanga Del Sur at about 11:40 AM on October 4, 2017.
Marlon Andrade Dapitan, 33, resident of said place was arrested by virtue of a warrant of arrest for homicide docketed under CC No. RTC- 6499 with a recommended bail bond of Php 40,000.00 issued by Judge Edmundo P Pintac of the Regional Trial Court Branch 15, 10th Judicial Region, Ozamis City, Misamis Occidental dated August 5, 2014. The accused is temporarily detained at Guipos MPS.
A laborer facing a homicide charge was arrested by elements of Regional Intelligence Unit 9, Gutalac MPS and Siocon MPS in Brgy Matiag, Siocon, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 3:50 AM of October 4, 2017. The accused identified as Armando Lucman Alimba, 35, resident of said place, was arrested for homicide docketed under CC No. l-002534 with a recommended bail bond of Php 40,000.00 issued by Judge Oscar D. Tomarong of Branch 28, 9th RTC, Liloy, Zamboanga del Norte dated August 20, 2015. Confiscated during his arrest were a Colt caliber .38 revolver with serial number 104560 loaded with six rounds of ammunition. The accused is presently detained at Gutalac MPS for proper disposition.
Operatives of Vitali Police Station conducted a manhunt operation in Centro Vitali, Zamboanga City at about 10:40 AM on October 4, 2017. This resulted in the arrest of Joel Araneta y Angeles, 39, resident of above-mentioned place. This is by virtue of a warrant of arrest for attempted murder docketed under Criminal Case Number 36795 with a recommended bail bond of ₱120,000.00 issued by Judge Shaldilyn Bangsaja of RTC Branch 33, 9th Judicial Region, Zamboanga City dated September 8, 2017. The accused is now in the custody of said police station.
A 46-year old man was arrested in Barangay Noque, Olutanga, Zamboanga Sibugay at about 10:05 AM on October 4, 2017. Olutanga MPS apprehended Wilfredo V Gaurana, 46, resident of Brgy. Bateria, of this municipality. This is by virtue of a warrant of arrest for acts of lasciviousness docketed under CC No. 491-0 with a recommended bail bond of Php 12,000.00 issued by Judge Jimmynador Mijares Jr. of 4th MCTC Olutanga-Mabuhay-Talusan), 9th Judicial Region, Zamboanga Sibugay dated August 18, 2017. The accused is presently detained at said police station for proper disposition.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9