CAMP OLIVAS, CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, PAMPANGA-   As the campaign to put all wanted persons and lawless elements behind the bars of justice intensifies; an octogenarian wanted for Rape was arrested by police authorities yesterday, January 30 in Bataan.

            At about 2:00PM, operatives of Bagac MPS together with personnel of Valenzuela City Police Office conducted joint operation at M. Delos Reyes St. Gen T De Leon Valenzuela City which resulted in the arrest of RUBEN MANLAPAZ SR. y ALEJO, male, 81 y/o, widower and resident of 2433 M Delos Reyes St. Gen T De Leon Valenzuela City and/ or Brgy. Paysawan, Bagac, Bataan by virtue of Warrant of Arrest issued by Hon. Marion Jaqueline P. Poblete, Presiding Judge of Regional Trial Court, Branch 3, Balanga City, Bataan, dated  August 23, 2018 under criminal case no. 18175, 18176 and 18177 for Rape (3 counts) under Article 266-A, paragraph 1 of the Revised Penal Code.

            MANLAPAZ SR is listed Number one (1) Most Wanted Person and Ranked Number three (3) in the Sibat Target of this Municipality.

            “The days of these persons sought by law are numbered as we will not stop our campaign to hunt them down. We will continue to find, to arrest and to put them behind the bars of justice as we vow to eradicate all forms of lawlessness in the region,” PRO3 Regional Director PCSUPT JOEL NAPOLEON CORONEL stated.