January 23, 2019
On the strength of a Search Warrant (SW) implemented by the CIDG Bohol PFU together with the Maritime Unit, Tagbilaran CPS and PDEA, two (2) alleged members of a criminal group was collared on Tuesday morning (January 22, 2019 at 7:30 AM) in Purok 3, Brgy. Taloto, Tagbilaran City, Bohol.
The suspects were identified by Regional Chief of the CIDG RFU 7, PSUPT LITO PATAY as CRISVAN and VAN BAROL, who were arrested for possession of 2 caliber .38 revolvers, nine (9) rounds of assorted ammunition, 2 sachets of suspected shabu, five (5) containers of dried marijuana, 17 full grown marijuana and drug paraphernalia. The said confiscated marijuana is worth PhP65,000.00.
PSUPT PATAY stated in his report to PCSUPT AMADOR V CORPUS, CIDG Acting Director, that both Barols are alleged members of the “Labadan Group” involved in gunrunning and illegal drug activities operating in the said city.
Cases for violations of RA 10591 (Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Law) and RA 9165 (Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act) were filed against the suspects.
In other news, the No. 9 Most Wanted Person (MWP) in Tibiao, Antique identified as PENITO ARBADO a.k.a. “Badong” was nabbed by virtue of a Warrant of Arrest (WOA) for the crime of Frustrated Murder by joint elements of the CIDG RFU 6 based in Antique, Tibiao MPS and RPSB Antique, at about 8:30 AM of the same date in Brgy. Pitak, Tibiao, Antique.
Regional Chief, PSUPT BENLINER CAPILI said that incidental to the arrest of Arbado, a caliber .45 pistol, 17 rounds of ammunition and a magazine were seized by the arresting team.