CAMP OLIVAS, CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, PAMPANGA- Through the aggressive campaign of Police Regional Office 3 under the leadership of its Regional Director, PCSUPT RAUL D PETRASANTA to arrest wanted criminals and put them behind bars,a manhunt operation was conducted by joint elements of 7MIB, 3IB, PPSC-NEPPO & NECIDT which yielded positive outcomes and resulted in the arrests of two (2) members of the CPP/NPA/NDF.

            Based on reports that reached this Office, in the evening of August 9, 2014, operating troops implemented Warrants of Arrest for the crimes of double Murder & Attempted Murder against Ely TARAY @ Omeng at Sitio Pimma, Brgy TL Padilla, Carranglan,Nueva Ecija. However, during said implementation when operating teams were approaching the target house, two (2) male persons with backpacks hurriedly came out of the house & fled which prompted the authorities to chase them.

            Suspects were immediately caught and were identified as Guiller CADANO y Martin @ Christian, 23 y/o, single of Brgy Kaypoan, San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan and Gerald SALONGA y Hernandez @ Matt, 23 y/o, married of Brgy Cutud, Angeles City and both Platoon Guides (PG) of NE-NV-EP.  

            Confiscated from their possession & control were: 1 Cal .9MM pistol, Smith & Wesson with Serial Number U390575 with 1 mag loaded with 14 live rounds ammo; 1 Cal .9MM Rugger pistol with defaced SN w/ 1 mag loaded w/ 23 live rounds ammo; 2 hand grenades; 2 handheld radios; assorted cellular phones & voluminous subversive documents.

            CADANO and SALONGA as well as the confiscated evidence are still at HQS 3IB for documentation & to be brought at PPSC Hqs for investigation & disposition.


            Cases for viol of RA 10591(Comprehensive Laws on FAs) and PD 916 (Illegal Possession of Explosives) against the suspects are being prepared for filing at the PPO, Cabanatuan City.


            With this accomplishment, PCSUPT PETRASANTA remarked that Police Regional Office 3 will carry on its mandated tasks to enforce the law and place lawless elements behind bars.