Camp Olivas, City of San Fernando, Pampanga--- Police authorities were able to arrest twenty-one (21) wanted persons in separate manhunt operations conducted yesterday (June 20) region wide.

Five (5) persons sought by law namely : Cerelina TECSON y Timbol of San Jose City; May BUSUEGO y Martinez of Cabanatuan City; Elmer MARTIN y Mallari a.k.a. Dingdong of Talavera; Eduardo DELA CRUZ y Lapitan of Zaragoza; and, Armanda SARIO y Bernardo of Science City of Muñoz were captured by Nueva Ecija police.

In Bulacan, three (3) fugitives were arrested by lawmen identified as: Jackerie PERETE y Amparado of Pandi; Maricris Macasero-BERNARDO of San Ildefonso; and, Jason ESCOLANO of Sta.Maria.

Pampanga police were able to arrest three (3) outlaws identified as Rolando REYES y Dizon of Mabalacat City, Pampanga; Jeff OCAMPO y Manuel of Lubao, Pampanga; and, Edmond ROXAS y De Jesus of San Luis, Pampanga.

Three (3) persons were also arrested in Zambales  namely: Benny CONSTANTINO JR y Labanta of Subic, Zambales; Adrian MANGLICMOT a.k.a. Bronzon of Palauig, Zambales; and, Jasmin PICO y Cabling of Cabangan, Zambales.

Also arrested wanted persons were Arman TABORLUPA y Yadal and Marilou MACAPAGAL y Masangcay, both residents of Tarlac City; Reyna TORRES y Abasta a.k.a. RJ Torres and Jojo PITALLO y Ruaya, both residents of Angeles City; Renier TORRES y Enriquez of Balanga City, Bataan; Andy GLODOVE y Dela Vega of Limay, Bataan; and, Dondi BADE of Olongapo City.

All wanted persons were arrested by virtue of Warrant of Arrest for different crimes and law violations which includes Attempted Homicide, Rape, Qualified Theft, Serious Physical Injuries, Grave Oral Defamation, Falsification of Public Document, Estafa, Carnapping, Violation of RA 9165, RA 10536 and RA 8042.

PRO3 Regional Director PBGEN JOEL NAPOLEON M CORONEL remarked that continuous manhunt operations are being conducted against wanted persons as the police aims to account all criminals and put them in jail.