PRO8 arrests 7 MWPs and 54 others, 3 Drug Personalities, 57 Illegal Fishers, 10 Illegal Gamblers and 11 Illegal Loggers
Camp Kangleon, Palo, Leyte- 7 Most Wanted Persons and 54 others, 3 Drug Personalities, 57 Illegal Fishers, 10 Illegal Gamblers and 11 Illegal Loggers were nabbed by EV cops on March 30 to April 4, 2019, under the stewardship of Eastern Visayas Police Director, PBGEN DIONARDO BERNARDO CARLOS.
Police authorities in Leyte Police Provincial Office (LPPO) arrested Fel Lanante, Rank 5 MWP for the crime of Murder. LPPO also arrested 22 other wanted persons with 5 counts for Violation of PD 1602, 2 counts for Theft, BP 7610 and BP Blg. 6 and single count each for cases Direct Assault upon Person in Authority, Frustrated Murder, Estafa, Murder, Direct Assault, Cockfighting Law, Rape, Homicide, and Violations of RA 9262, RA 8353 and RA 10591. LPPO also arrested 1 drug personality, seized from his possession were 3 heat-sealed transparent plastic sachets containing “shabu”, 2 pcs. 500 peso bill, 1 unit YAMAHA AEROX 155 motorcycle orange with no plate number. 23 illegal fishers were also arrested. Confiscated from their possession were 11 units of motorized fishing boats, 1,047 meters fine mesh nets, and 12 kilos of assorted fish with over-all total worth of P 339,620.00. Also P 67,185 of market value of “Sambalauan” lumbers and Katre were confiscated by LPPO operatives from 3 illegal loggers. 1 unit of chain saw marked with STIHL SN S178288292 was also seized from the loggers.
Southern Leyte Police Provincial Office (SLPPO) arrested 8 other wanted persons with 3 counts for Estafa, 2 counts for Rape and Violation of PD 705 and single case for Violation of RA 10654. 4 illegal fishers were also arrested. Confiscated from their possession were 3 units of fishing boats, 61 meters of fine mesh net, 13 kilos assorted fish and other marine products with over-all total worth of P 27,200. 6 illegal gamblers were also arrested, confiscated from them were 1 set of playing cards and 120 cash money in different denominations.
Eastern Samar Police Provincial Office (ESPPO) nabbed Ricky Parco Rank 4 MWP for Violation of RA 9262. 7 other wanted persons were also arrested with 2 counts for Violation of PD 1602, and single count each for cases of Murder, Attempted Homicide, and Violations of BP 22, PD 10654, and PD 705. 2 illegal fishers were also arrested. Confiscated from their possession were 1 unit of sudsud and 17 pcs. of crablets. 3 illegal gamblers were also arrested, one of them is Pamfilo Calzado, a Brgy. Kagawad. Confiscated from his possession and control were: 1 pc. of tile block used as “Itsahan”; cash money amounting to P 116.75 in different denominations together with 3 pcs. of twenty-five cents (c25) used as “Itsahon”. Lastly, ESPPO arrested 4 illegal loggers and confiscated from them were 53 pcs. “Lawaan” and 31 pcs. “Banuyo” lumbers with over-all total volume of 480.4 board feet with a total market value of over P 16,685.
Samar Police Provincial Office (SLPPO) arrested Elizalde Domayan Rank 9 MWP for the crime of Rape. 4 other wanted persons were also arrested by operatives of SPPO with 2 counts Sexual Assault and single count for cases of Attempted Homicide and Violation of PD 705. Further, 13 illegal fishers were also nabbed and confiscated from them were 2 fishing boats worth P 2,065,000.00.
Northern Samar Police Provincial Office (NSPPO) nabbed 7 wanted persons with 2 counts for Violation of RA 1059 and single count each for cases of Double Murder, Estafa, VAWC, Illegal Recruitment and Violations RA 10666. 1 illegal gambler were also arrested confiscated from his posseion were 360 bet money and 3 pcs. daily tip result. 1 illegal logger was also arrested, confiscated from him were 15 pcs. lumber with a total volume of 219.3 board feet and a market value of over P 6,579.
Biliran Police Provincial Office (BPPO) arrested Alberto Tradio Rank 5 MWP for the crime of Rape. 3 other wanted persons were also arrested with single count each for cases of Robbery, RA 7610, and PD 1602 BPPO also arrested, 18 illegal fishers. Confiscated from them were 4 fishing boats, paraphernalias, and 130 kilos of assorted fish with over-all total worth of P 452,600.
Tacloban City Police Office (TCPO) arrested Joven Jamora and Rogelio Martinez aka Elliot Ranks 1 and 2 MWPs for the crimes of Murder and Attempted Murder respectively, 5 other wanted persons were also arrested with single count each for cases of Reckless Imprudence Resulting in Damage to Property, Estafa, Frustrated Homicide, Frustrated Parricide and Slight Physical Injury. 1 drug personality was also arrested, confiscated from his possession were 8 heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing “shabu”, 1 pc. 500 peso bill and cash money amounting to P 6,691 in different denominations. Lastly, Ormoc City Police Provincial Office (OCPPO) arrested 1 wanted person for Falsification of Public Documents.
“PRO8 will be ever-generous in reminding everyone that the police force is always ready 24/7 in putting down unlawful individuals”, Carlos stated.
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