Camp Olivas, City of San Fernando, Pampanga---As the campaign against wanted persons intensifies, police authorities were able to arrest eleven (11) persons sought by law in separate manhunt operations. One (1) person was arrested by Angeles City police operatives by virtue of a Warrant of Arrest identified as Ricky LIM a.k.a Ricky green, resident of Barangay Anunas, Angeles City for Grave Coercion.
Bataan Police operatives arrested Norbie MATIAS y Bautista, by virtue of a Warrant of Arrest, resident of Sitio Malaking Bato, Barangay Mabatang, Abucay, Bataan for theft.
Michael L. Galang, resident of Barangay Iba o Este, Calumpit, Bulacan was arrested by Bulacan police operatives by virtue of Warrant of Arrest for violation of R.A. 9165.
Nueva Ecija police authorities were able to arrest the following by virtue of a Warrant of Arrest namely: Leonardo ESPANTO Jr y Locquiao, resident of Barangay San Isidro, Rosales, Pangasinan for Murder; Arturo BASILO y Cayes a.k.a Barok, resident of Barangay Abar 1st, San Jose City, NE for violation of R.A. 9165.
Olongapo Police operatives were able to arrest the following by virtue of a warrant of arrest identified as Edgardo GOOL y Villegas, by virtue of a warrant of arrest, resident of Barangay New Kalalake, Olongapo City for violation of R.A. 9165 and Arnold REYES y Guiyang, resident of Barangay East Bajac-Bajac, Olongapo City for violation of R.A. 9165.
Four (4) wanted persons were arrested in Pampanga by virtue of a warrant of arrest identified as Albert DULA y Dabu, resident of Barangay Lourdes, Minalin, Pampanga for Direct Assault; Ariel YABUT, resident of Barangay Nigui, Masantol, Pampanga for violation of Provincial Ordinance 756 and R.A 9165; Loreto VIRAY Jr, resident of Barangay Candelaria Macabebe, Pampanga for violation of R.A. 9165; and Perry BADE a.k.a Soy, resident of Barangay Pulung Cacutud Angeles City for violation of R.A. 9165.
Police authorities in Tarlac were able to arrest Leonardo ESPANTO Jr y Locquiao, by virtue of a warrant of arrest, resident of Barangay Sta Maria, San Manuel, Tarlac for murder.
“Our manhunt operations against all persons sought by law are on-going and we continue to be relentless on our campaign to locate, arrest and put them in jail,” PRO3 Regional Director PBGEN said. (PIO-3)