EV Cops Nab a High- Profile CTG Most Wanted Person

EV Cops Nab a High- Profile CTG Most Wanted Person


Camp Kangleon, Palo, Leyte- Eastern Visayas cops led by PCPT RALPH O BANGOY of the Regional Intelligence Unit 8 (RIU8) successfully nabbed a certain Prescilliano Beringuel, a High-Profile member of a CTG and Most Wanted on April 9, 2020, 11:20 AM in Brgy. Sta. Cruz, Saint Bernard, Southern Leyte.

Beringuel, a member of communist terrorist group took part in the ruthless killing and massacred a community way back May 1985 during their operation dubbed as “Operation Venereal.” The mass grave was discovered on August 26, 2006 in Sitio Sapang Daku, Brgy. Kilusan, Inopacan, Leyte. He is now 76 years old, married and currently residing in Brgy. Sta Cruz, Saint Bernard, Leyte.

He was arrested through the implementation of the Warrant of Arrest dated August 28, 2019 for Murder (15 counts) docketed under Criminal Case No.08-262163 and 14-306533 to 14-306546, both with no bail recommended issued by Hon. Thelma Bunyi-Medina, Presiding Judge, Regional Trial Court, National Capital Judicial  Region Branch 32, Manila.

Beringuel was temporarily brought to Saint Bernard MPS for proper disposition prior turnover to the court of origin.

“I commend our operatives for their resolute and unrelenting efforts in hunting down Beringuel, who has been eluding arrest for 34 years.  Amidst this public health crisis that we are facing, rest assured that the long arms of the law will surely put these hardened criminals behind bars,” says PBGEN BERNABE M BALBA, Regional Director, PRO8.

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