Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office



NCRPO- PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR., Regional Director lauds the elements of the Warrant and Subpoena Section (WSS) and Intelligence Section (IS) of Baseco Police Station PS-13, Manila Police District (MPD) for the immediate arrest of the Top 5 Most Wanted Person for the crime of murder on July 3, 2021 along 12th St., Brgy 650, Port Area Manila.

PBGEN LEO FRANCISCO, District Director stated that based on the Investigation report operating units led by PCAPT Edwin B Fuggan, under the leadership of PLTCOL Robert C Domingo, Station Cmmdr immediately effected the arrest of the accused upon confirmation and verification of the whereabouts provided by a confidential informant.

The accused was identified as Melissa Asjali y Santos. She was arrested by virtue of the Warrant of Arrest issued in Manila on January 26, 2021.

Subsequently, accused was apprised of his Constitutional Rights in language known and understood by her but she opted to remain silent. Accused was brought to a certain hospital for physical and medical examination and later turned-over to Baseco Police Station for proper documentation pending the return of the WOA to the court of origin.

The continuous apprehension of people with standing WOA is a clear message that the PNP is determined to go after criminals who have been eluding arrest. “As we always mention, you can run but you can never hide from the PNP kahit matagal ng naibaba ang mga WOA na ito,mahahanap din naming kayo at panagutan ang inyong mga nagawang krimen.” PMGEN DANAO, stated.###