A man accused of murder was apprehended by the operatives of Eastern Police District-District Special Operations Unit on July 14, 2021 at about 7:30 pm in front of God’s Favor Enterprises along Dalayap Highway, Brgy. Dalayap, Candaba, Pampanga.
The accused was identified as : James Arevalo, @Loklok, 28 years old, single, Truck Helper, and a resident of Nagpayong Brgy Pinagbuhatan, Pasig City. He was listed as #1 Most Wanted Person of EPD.
According to the report from EPD under the leadership of PBGEN MATTHEW P BACCAY, District Director, the arrest of the accused is connection with the conduct of Simultaneous Anti-Criminality Law Enforcement Operation (SACLEO). Wherein , operatives conducted surveillance/ casing to determine the possible whereabouts of the accused. Upon verification and validation of his location, law enforcers immediately hatched an operation.
The probe reveals that he is working as truck helper in Pampanga and he is using fictitious name to hide his identity.
Arevalo was arrested by virtue of warrant of arrest for the crime of Murder with criminal case No. R-PSG-19-00287-CR issued by Honorable Judge Maria Paz R Reyes-Yson of RTC Branch 157 of Pasig City dated June 14, 2019.
PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR commends the successful operation conducted by the DSOU operatives against their Number 1 Most Wanted Person. “Makikita natin na lumabas man ng Metro Manila ang mga kriminal at akusado, ang Team NCRPO ay patuloy sa pagsawata sa kanila upang kanilang pagbayaran ang kanilang nagawang pagkakasala sa batas, he said.###