Detectives of the CIDG based in Pangasinan together with the Bayambang MPS, implemented its Flagship Project known as OPLAN PAGTUGIS against two (2) Most Wanted Persons (MWPs) on Tuesday (February 25, 2020) in Dagupan City and Bayambang, both in Pangasinan.
At about 10:30 AM, a WOA for twelve (12) counts of Estafa in relation to RA 10175 (Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012) was served against 24-year-old SHARMAINE CASTILLO y JUNIO at the CIDG Dagupan Sub-Office Custodial facility in Brgy. Tapuac District, Dagupan City, Pangasinan.
The WOA was issued by Hon. Gonzalo P. Marata, Presiding Judge of First Judicial Region, RTC Branch 48, Urdaneta City, Pangasinan.
Meanwhile, at around 3:45 PM in Brgy. Poblacion, Bayambang, Pangasinan, one ROGEN TABUCOL y CREDO, 24-years old, was also arrested for seven (7) counts of Rape under the WOA issued by Hon. Marlon S. Meneses, Presiding Judge, Regional Trial Court, First Judicial Region, Branch 55, Alaminos City, Pangasinan.
PLTCOL SANTIAGO PASCUAL III, Regional Chief of CIDG RFU 1 said that Castillo and Tabucol are listed as the No. 4 Municipal Level MWP and No. 1 Municipal Level MWP in Bayambang and Bolinao, both in Pangasinan, respectively.
In a report submitted to PMGEN JOEL NAPOLEON M CORONEL, CIDG Director, stated that Castillo is the alleged leader of the “Castillo Group” involved in Multi-million investment scam operating within the Province of Pangasinan.
Both accused are now under the custody of the CIDG arresting offices while waiting for their turn over to the courts of origin. ###