Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office



The Acting Regional Director, NCRPO PBGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR commended the successful manhunt operation conducted by the elements of F2-Regional Mobile Force Battalion led by PCPT JOHN LLOYD BINWAG in close coordination with Parañaque City Police Station under the supervision of PCOL LAMBERT A SUERTE, Force Commander, RMFB-NCRPO which led to the arrest of Muntinlupa City’s Top 6 Most Wanted Person.

According to the initial report, the operation stemmed from an intelligence information followed by continuous operational research and week-long surveillance regarding the subjects’ whereabouts until he was successfully arrested.

Accused Lexter De Villa y Taroy a.k.a. “Teng”, construction worker, 26 years old born on July 9, 1994  and a resident of Sampaloc II Purok 7 Sucat, Parañaque City was tagged  the prime suspect in a stabbing incident involving his neighbor on August 7,2017. A crime of “Frustrated Murder” was filed against him docketed under criminal case No. 18-939 with a bail recommendation amounting to P200,000.00.

Relatedly, a warrant of arrest was issued by  Presiding Judge Hon. Antoinetta Pablo-Medina of Muntinlupa City RTC Branch 276 ordering for the immediate arrest of the accused.

Since, he has been hiding from the long arms of the law for three (3) years and three (3) months under the guise of a ‘construction worker’ in Sampaloc II Purok 7 Sucat, Parañaque City until he was arrested therein on November 30, 2020.

His successful arrest was a result of effective intelligence monitoring and surveillance uncovering his whereabouts until he was positively located and the warrant of arrest was duly served to him.

“Ako ay nagagalak sa matagumpay na pagkakaaresto sa isa sa mga Top Most Wanted Persons ng Muntinlupa City. Muli nanaman nating napatunayan sa ating mga mamamayan na tayo ay desididong tupdin and ating tungkulin na hanapin at iharap sa hukuman ang mga akusadong nagtatago sa kamaynilaan” -PBGEN DANAO

The accused was brought to the police station for documentation pending the issuance of a commitment order and return of the warrant of arrest to the court of origin.###