CAMP OLIVAS, CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, PAMPANGA- A fugitive listed in the DILG Most Wanted Person as well as listed in the Most Wanted person of Region 1 was arrested by police authorities yesterday, October 2 in Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija.
Joint personnel of ISOD-PNP Intelligence Group, 1st PMFC-NEPPO and Asingan Municipal Police Station conducted manhunt operation at Brgy. Vergara Street corner Quimson Extension Barangay Quezon District, Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija which resulted in the arrest of MARTY MANDY TAPANGCO Y RIAGON, 42 years old, married and a resident of Quimson St., Brgy. Quezon District, Cabanatuan City by virtue of Warrant of Arrest for MURDER under Criminal Case No. 3592-K issued by Acting Judge RAPHIEL F ALZATE of Regional Trial Court, Branch 24, Cabugao, Ilocos Sur.
PSUPT ALEXANDER AURELIO, 1st PMFC Commander said that TAPANGCO who is listed as one of the Most Wanted Person of DILG and Region 1 and has a monetary reward of 150,000.00 based on DILG Memo Circular No. 2018-136 is also one of the accused in the killing of Barangay Kagawad Ireneo Braceros in Barangay Arnap, Cabugao, Ilocos Sur on October 17, 2016.
“All police units are working together as we continuously step-up on our campaign to eradicate all forms of criminality including intensification of manhunt operations against wanted persons not just within the region but the whole country as well,” PRO3 Regional Director PCSUPT AMADOR V CORPUS stated.