Two (2) Most Wanted Persons and two (2) others were arrested by detectives of the CIDG on August 25, 2021 (Wednesday) during the conduct of its SACLEO in Aurora, Zambales, Cebu, and Bataan.
At about 2:30 PM, manhunt teams from CIDG Aurora PFU, Dinalungan MPS, and 2nd PMFC Aurora arrested 20-year-old JOHN RECSON ALTHEA y BARQUILLA Brgy. Paleg, Dinalungan Aurora for the crime of RAPE under Art. 266-A of the RPC with CC No. 2021-04-7158 issued by Hon. Alejandria Javier Genota, Presiding Judge of Family Court Branch 1, Baler, Aurora.
While at around 4:48 PM, 27-years-old JAMES KEVIN FAMULARCANO was arrested in Sitio Sagpat Brgy. Maloma, San Felipe, Zambales by the CIDG Zambales PFU together with Botolan MPS, also for the crime of RAPE (RPC ART 266-A) docketed under CC No. 13828-2021-I issued by Hon. Maribel F. Mariano Beltran, Presiding Judge of Family Court Third Judicial Region Branch 13, Iba, Zambales.
Meanwhile, the No. 5 Regional Level MWP in Region 7 identified as SAMUEL GLODOVE SON a.k.a. "MACZ", 39 years old was arrested at about 5:45 PM at Global Hardware Office, Brgy. Ward, Minglanilla, Cebu by joint elements of CIDG Mandaue CFU, RIU 7, CIU-CCPO, and 300th Intelligence Air Wings, PAF for the following offenses, all issued by Hon. Jose Nathaniel Salazar Andal, Presiding Judge of 7 RTC Branch 24, Cebu City, Cebu:
- RAPE under RPC Art. 266-A (3 counts) with CC Nos. R- CEB-21-01483-CR to CC No. R-CEB-01475-CR with NO BAIL recommended; and
- Violation of RA 7610 (2 counts) with CC Nos. R-CEB-21-01486-CR and R-CEB-21-01487-CR with Php200,000.00 recommended bail.
And at around 6:13 PM in Brgy. Pentor, Dinalupihan, Bataan, ARTURO OCAMPO JR. y DELA ROSA, a 36-year-old Municipal Level MWP in Dinalupihan, Bataan was arrested by CIDG Bataan PFU and Dinalupihan MPS for violation of Sec.5, Art.II of RA 9165 under CC No. DH-5948-21 issued by Hon. Amelita Cruz Corpuz, Presiding Judge of RTC Br. 96, Dinalupihan, Bataan.
Allegedly, SON is a member of the "ARGIE BILLONES Crime Group", involved in the illegal drug trade, gun-for-hire, and gun-running activities operating in the cities of Mandaue and Cebu and other neighboring cities and municipalities.
PMGEN ALBERT IGNATIUS D FERRO, CIDG Director said that the CIDG, amidst all dangers their situation may bring them, guarantees of keeping its anti-criminality campaigns implemented to the fullest.