Two (2) most wanted ladies and one (1) other were arrested by virtue of Warrants of Arrest (WOAs) on Sunday, June 27, 2021 in Camarines Sur, Negros Oriental, and Batangas.
The said wanted persons, identified as 35-year-old MICHAEL CIELOS y MERENCIANO, 50-year-old ADORA COMBISTA y GONZALES, and PRINCESS ARABELLA CATIBOG y TEMPLO a.k.a. “Bella” were arrested at around 6:10 AM in Brgy. Tara, Sipocot, Camarines Sur by detectives of CIDG Camarines Sur PFU and Sipocot MPS; at around 11:50 AM in Purok Madasigon, Brgy. Bagacay, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental by joint operatives of CIDG Zamboanga Sibugay PFU, CIDG NOR PFU, CIDG ZDN PFU, CIDG ZCFU, and Liloy MPS; and at about 1:30 PM in Purok 1, Riverside, Brgy Kayumanggi, Lipa City, Batangas by CIDG Batangas PFU together with PIU-BPPO, respectively.
CIELOS is wanted for the crime of Rape docketed under Criminal Case No. L-7777 in the Warrant of Arrest (WOA) issued by Hon. Irma Isidoro M. Boncodin-Zamudio, Presiding Judge of RTC Br. 57, 5th Judicial Region Libmanan, Camarines Sur, while COMBISTA is wanted for Qualified Theft and Estafa (15counts) docketed under CC# L- 001799 to L-001814 in the WOA issued by Hon. Oscar D. Tomarong, Judge of RTC, 9th Judicial Region, Branch 28, Liloy, Zamboanga Del Norte, both with NO BAIL recommended.
Meanwhile, CATIBOG is wanted for violations of RA 10364 (Expanded Anti-Trafficking in Persons Act of 2012) docketed under CC Nos. 06-0674-2021 and 06-0675-2021 (2 counts) and RA 7610 (Special Protection of Children Against Child Abuse and Exploitation and Discrimination (Anti-Child Abuse Law)) docketed under CC Nos. 06-0677-2021 and 06-0678-2021 (2 counts), all issued by Hon. Noel S Lindog, Presiding Judge of Family Court Branch 2, Lipa City, Batangas with a total bail of Php400,000.00 for RA 7610 and NO BAIL recommended for RA 10364.
COMBISTA is tagged as the No. 10 Municipal Level Most Wanted Person (MWP) in the Municipality of Liloy, Zamboanga Del Norte. CATIBOG is listed as the No.18 Regional Level MWP in CALABARZON and an alleged member of the “Querella Group” responsible in the proliferation of Trafficking in Person and Child Abuse in 6th District of Batangas, Cavite, and NCR.
PMGEN ALBERT IGNATIUS D FERRO, CIDG Director ensures all out effort will be extended by the CIDG in putting behind bars those who violates the law.