CIDG Camarines Sur PFU took the lead in the joint operation together with San Jose Del Monte Bulacan CPS, Bustos MPS, PIU Bulacan, 501st MC RMFB5, RIU5-PIT2 Camarines Sur, NAVforSOL, PIU CamSur-PPO, CAMSUR PHPT, and Pamplona MPS in arresting 43-year-old GASPAR MADREDANO MANEJA JR a.k.a. “Jose Francisco Santos,” at noon yesterday (August 18, 2022) in Pamplona, Camarines Sur.
The arrested person was nabbed by virtue of Warrants of Arrest (WOAs) for the crime of Rape (RPC Art. 266-A) and two (2) counts of violation of RA 7610 (Anti-Child Abuse Law), all issued by Hon. Ma. Cristina Geronimo Juanson, the Presiding Judge of Third Judicial Region Branch 5, San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan on April 12, 2021.
MANEJA is the prime suspect in the case of a 15-year-old rape victim found dead in Bustos, Bulacan on August 12, 2022.
Likewise, suspect is facing criminal complaints of Rape with Homicide and Using Fictitious Name and Concealing True Name filed before the Office of the Provincial Prosecutor in Malolos City, Bulacan on August 17, 2022.
“Hitting two birds with one stone!,” says PBGen Ronald O Lee, CIDG Director. The arrest of Maneja is a winning slate for the CIDG in its effective campaign against wanted criminals and for the PRO3 for the immediate resolution of the rape-slay case in Bulacan. With this united effort from the police, justice was once again served.