Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office


Leyte Top 4 Most Wanted Person Regional Level for Multiple Rape, Arrested in Las Piñas City

NCRPO- PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR lauds the elements of RIU-8, PNP-IG, RIU-8, personnel of RID PRO 8, personnel of PIU-LPPO, personnel of 2nd LPMFC l, personnel of 804th MC RMFB-8, personnel of RIU-NCR, personnel of WSS Las Pinas CPS and CAA Sub Station for the successful arrest of accused ESTERCACIO ORIOL y CANARIAS, @ ESTER, 83 years old, male, widow, jobless and residing at 5004 Banaba St., CAA, Las Pinas City at about 2:45 PM of June 5, 2021 along Camachile St, CAA, Las Pinas City.

He was listed as Top 4 Most Wanted Person, Regional Level of PRO 8 pursuant to warrants of arrest issued against him for two counts of rape and 3 counts of rape through sexual assault all issued by courts based in Carigara Leyte.

Subsequent to the arrest, the accused was brought to Las Pinas City Police Station for booking/documentation before he was brought to Barugo Municipal Police Station in Barugo Leyte by Elements of RIU-8 PNP-IG for temporary custody while waiting for the issuance of a commitment order and return of the warrant of arrest to the court of origin.

“I commend the elements of the units concerned for the successful arrest of this accused charged with multiple cases of rape in the province of Leyte. We have once again proven our commitment to arrest wanted persons hiding here in Metro Manila. We shall continue to invigirate our effort to bring these persons before the court and make them face the charges filed against them.” Said PMGEN DANAO JR.###