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SORSOGON’s TOP MOST WANTED PERSON ARRESTED IN QUEZON CITY

The National Capital Region Police Regional Director, PMGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR announced that the joint-operatives from Quezon City Police District Special Operations Unit, Gubat Municipal Police Station, Sorsogon Provincial Police Office, PRO5 and Provincial Intelligence Unit, Bataan Police Provincial Office, PRO3 for the successful manhunt operation conducted which led to the arrest of Gubat Municipal Police Station, Sorsogon Provincial Police Office Top Most Wanted Person.

According to the initial report that reached NCRPO, a service of warrant operation was conducted at about 7:30AM of May 6, 2021 along Violago Homes Subdivision, Brgy Batasan Hills, Quezon City which resulted to the arrest of Victor Espeña y Pelonia, 42 years old, car wash boy, with live-in partner, with postal address at Brgy. Gubat, Sorsogon.

He was arrested by virtue of a warrant of arrest issued by Hon. Marion Jacquline P. Poblete, Pres Judge RTC Bataan Branch 3, Balanga City with CC No. 17417 for the crime of RAPE.

The accused was informed/appraised of his constitutional rights and is now under the custody of DSOU-QCPD for documentation pending the issuance of the commitment order from the court of origin.

“I commend the successful manhunt operation conducted by our operating units which led to the arrest of this top wanted person from other PNP Units. Ipinapakita natin na ang koordinasyon ng kapulisan sa ibang rehiyon ay nagbubunga ng tagumpay sa pag aresto ng mga lumabag sa batas. Makakaasa ang ating mga kababayan na saan man magtago ang mga kawatan at wanted sa batas ay mahuhuli at mhuhuli natin sila,” ani ni PMGEN DANAO.###