PNP personnel from Lapuyan Municipal Police Station together with 902MC RMFB9, Pagadian City Police Station; ZSPIU; 1st and 2nd ZSPMFC conducted joint manhunt operation at Purok Paglaum, Sta Lucia District, Pagadian City at about 11:00 AM of December 22, 2021.
The operation resulted in the arrest of Randy Orquijo Mahawan, 38 years old, male, separated, barber and a resident of Purok Kelat, Brgy Poblacion, Lapuyan Zamboanga del Sur. He was arrested by virtue of warrants of arrest for the crime of Rape (2 counts) docketed under criminal case no. 2021-047 and 2021-048 issued by Hon. Ruben N Bance Presiding Judge, RTC Branch 29, San Miguel Zamboanga del Sur dated May 10, 2021 with no bail recommended. Accused is now under the custody of Lapuyan Municipal Police Station for proper disposition.