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The accused identified as the 6th Most Wanted Person of Samar with six (6) warrants of arrest and an escapee from Calbiga  Municipal Police Station, Samar Police Provincial Office successfully fell in the hands of authorities at about 1:00 PM of June 21, 2021 along Lacson Ave cor. Jocson St. Brgy. 345 Balic-Balic, Sampaloc, Manila.

The accused was identified as RODEL M MABAHIN aka KA RICO, male, single, 21 years old, native of Sitio Minatak, Calbiga, Samar, Highschool Graduate, Vendor and presently residing at Geronimo St. Sampaloc, Manila.

The operation stemmed from a verified information from an action agent and the surveillance of the accused leading to positive validation of his identity and whereabouts along Lacson Ave cor. Jocson St. Brgy. 345 Balic-Balic, Sampaloc, Manila.

Joint operatives from Regional Mobile Force Battalion- NCRPO led by PCAPT JOHN LLOYD G BAWANG under the over all supervision of PCOL LAMBERT A SUERTE, Force Commander, ATTG-Regional Intelligence Division- NCRPO, ANCAR- Regional Intelligence Division- NCRPO, Regional Intelligence Unit-NCR led by PCAPT KEVIN A ESTILLES under the leadership of PCOL HANSEL M MARANTAN, Regional Intelligence Unit-8, Criminal Investigation and Detection Unit- QCPD led by PMAJ ELMER MONSALVE, Provincial Intelligence Unit- Samar PPO led by PLTCOL JONATHAN L CUNTAPAY and Calbiga  Municipal Police Station led by PLT NELSON A LAPECIROS successfully served the six warrants of arrest to Mabahin.

He was nabbed by virtue of warrant of arrests issued by  HON. JANET M CABALONA (Presiding Judge)  8th Judicial Region RTC Branch 33 Calbiga, Samar for the following:

Criminal Case No:

  1. CC-2019-2209 for CARNAPPING WITH VIOLENCE/INTIMIDATION with “Php 300,000.00 BAIL” recommended;
  2. Criminal Case No: CC-2019-2211 for SERIOUS ILLEGAL DETENTION with “NO BAIL” recommended; and
  3. Criminal Case No: CC-2017-2132 for ROBBERY.

Three warrants were likewise issued by HON. CARMELITA NAVAL (Presiding Judge) , 8th Judicial Region 7th MCTC CALBIGA-HINABANGAN, Samar for Criminal Case Nos: 2019-07-3437; 2019-07-3438 and 2019-07-3439 for THEFT with “Php “10,000.00 BAIL” recommended for each case.

Reports also showed that the accused was an ESCAPEE from Calbiga MPS last 2019 and carted away with them three (3) M16 rifles loaded with magazines each, one (1) glock 9mm pistol, a bandolier with three (3) magazines for M16 rifle, two (2) cellphones and cash. They also carnapped a motorcycle as their get away vehicle. He then went and hide here in NCR for two (2) years.

Furthermore, he is also a Platoon Leader (Squad “UNO”) of the Communist Terrorist Group (CTG) in Eastern Samar under “Komander Didit”. He have taken Medical, Sniper and Bomb Making (Landmine) Courses. He also joined eight (8) ambushes and SPARU operations since 2015 at Samar Province.

Mabahin was informed of his constitutional rights and is now under the custody of the RMFB-NCRPO for documentation and proper disposition.

“Napag alaman natin na ang akusado ay konektado sa Communist Terrorist Group at matagal ng nagtatago sa batas. Sisiguraduhin namin na magkakaroon ng mga debriefing upang makakuha pa tayo ng mga sapat na impormasyon ukol sa kanilang mga gawain at matunton ang iba pa niyang kasamahan na maaaring nagtatago pa sa batas, “said PMGEN DANAO.###