NCRPO – PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR acknowledged the joint operations conducted by the operatives of Northern Police District under the leadership of PBGEN JOSE S HIDALGO JR, District Director that led to the successful arrest of Top 2 and Top 3 Most wanted persons of Northern Samar, on the same day, June 20, 2021.
Records show that the Top 3 Most wanted person was apprehended at about 1:45 PM, June 20, 2021 at St. Joseph Compound, Bagbaguin, Valenzuela City.
Accused was identified as Beltran P Cerbito, male, 55 years old, married, Native of Northern Samar and presently residing at Valdez Compd., Paso De Blas, Valenzuela City.
The operation emanated thru Intelligence Package provided by NDIT, RIU-NCR.
The probe reveals that Intelligence Operatives Valenzuela City Police Station together with personnel of Regional Special Operations Group 8, Provincial Intelligence Unit, Northern Samar PPO, Regional Intelligence Unit-NCR, Laoang Municipal Police Station Regional Mobile Force Battalion- 5th MFC, Dostrict Intelligence Division-NPD and Regional Intelligence Division-PRO 8 served Warrant of Arrest against the Betran Cerbito.
He was arrested for Violation of R.A 8353 with criminal case no. 5701 issued by HON. RICARDO ESTAVILLO AMOS, Judge of Branch 22, Regional Trial Court (RTC), Laoang Northern Samar.
An hour later, the Top 2 Most Wanted Person of Northern Samar was also nabbed at about 2:45 PM, at Zaragoza Street, Tondo, Manila.
Accused was identified as: Rommel I Cerbito , male, 23 years old, single, Baker, Native of Northern Samar and presently residing at Valdez Compd., Paso De Blas, Valenzuela City.
Reports from the district show that same team served Warrant of Arrest againts Rommel Cerbito for the crime of Rape in relation to R.A 7610 with criminal case no. 4832 issued by HON. JOSE F FALCOTELO, Judge of Branch 22, Regional Trial Court (RTC), Laoang Northern Samar.
Thereafter, both of them were brought to Valenzuela Medical Center for medical examination and subsequently turned over to Custodial Facility Unit of Valenzuela City.
“Hindi natin hahayaan na magtago sa ating rehiyon ang mga wanted sa ating bansa. Sa tulong at koordinasyon ng bawat unit ng pulisya sa bansa mahahanap at mahahanap natin ang mga nagkasala sa batas,” said PMGEN DANAO.###