A 35-year-old most wanted man in Margosatubig, Zamboanga Del Sur was collared by joint elements of CIDG Zamboanga Sibugay PFU and local police during a manhunt operation on Saturday, August 20, 2022 at about 2:00 PM in Purok Cadena de Amor, Brgy. Poblacion, Margosatubig.
Police identified the suspect as JAY-AR PANGILAN a.k.a. “DIOSDADO MONTEROLA PANTINO JR,” a construction worker tagged as Margosatubig’s No. 19 Most Wanted Person who is wanted for the crime of MURDER under the Warrant of Arrest (WOA) issued by Hon. Ruben Bance, Br 29, 9th Judicial Region, San Miguel, Zamboanga Del Sur on October 5, 2020.
Accordingly, Pangilan is a member of the “Balimbingan Group” and one of the perpetrators in the killing of a certain Nojib Taiting during a shooting incident in Margosatubig Public Market in March of 2017. He transferred from place to place for almost 2 years in order to elude arrest.
The three (3) other PANGILAN brothers, also suspects in the said crime were previously arrested by the same CIDG unit last February this year.
The CIDG with its Director, PBGen Ronald O Lee reassures the victim’s family that through the arrest of all involved in this crime shall be accountable as they will bear the long arm of the law behind bars.