PIA Press Release
Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur police officers apprehend illegal drugs suspect
by PO3 Arturo Suganob Campania
Butuan City (November 5) -- On Sunday (November 2) at 10:40 in the morning, joint elements of 1406th PPMG and Hinatuan Municipal Police Station led by PSINSP Ramonito Bajala while conducting checkpoint at the National Highway of Barangay Bitoon, Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur were able to apprehend the suspect identified as Leonardo Doliente Batausa, 24 years old, single and resident of Purok-5, Caramcam District, Mangagoy, Bislig City.
He was caught in possession and control of marijuana leaves more or less 0.065 grams with estimated value of P5,000 while on board a passenger motorcycle from Talisay going to Poblacion of said municipality. Subject person was brought to Hinatuan Municipal Police Station for proper disposition and for filing appropriate charges in court. (PO3 Arturo Suganob Campania, PNP-PRO-13/ PIA-Caraga)
Lingig, Surigao del Sur cops arrest illegal fishing suspect
Butuan City (November 5) – On Saturday (November 1) at 4:30 in the afternoon at the seashore of Purok-5, Barangay Sabang, Lingig, Surigao del Sur, PNP personnel of Lingig Municipal Police Station led by SPO2 Carcido were able to captured one fishing pump boat and arrested a certain Gerwin Alijandra alias "Lolong" who manned the said boat together with two other companions who evaded arrest upon their landing at the seashore.
Recovered from the boat were fishing paraphernalia such as two pieces catching net; fishing paddle; 10 kilograms of assorted fish and bottle of dynamic materials intended for illegal fishing (nitrate, piston and match sticks). Confiscated items were brought to the said station for proper disposition and conducted further investigation to identify and arrest the other two fleeing fishermen. Case is now prepared for filing in court.
Surigao del Norte policemen arrest wanted persons
On Saturday (November 1) at 4:50 in the afternoon inside the cockpit at Barangay Ladragon, Claver, Surigao del Norte, elements of Claver Municipal Police Station led by PO3 Mateo arrested the suspect-listed number 6 most wanted person in Claver, SDN identified as Edgar Andoy, of legal age, married and a resident of Sitio Tayahong, Barangay Lagragon, Claver, Surigao del Norte by virtue of warrant of arrest (WOA) for frustrated murder under criminal case number 6015 issued by Judge Floripinas Buyser, Regional Trial Court (RTC), Branch 30, Surigao City with recommended bailbond of P150,000.00. Arrested person is now detained at Claver MPS for proper disposition.
Meanwhile, on November 2, 200 at 2:00 in the afternoon at the Public Cemetery, Barangay Hubang, San Francisco, Agusan del Sur, a certain Ernesto Comonong Jr, 33 years old, married, farmer and resident of Purok 4, Barangay Hubang of said place was arrested by PNP elements of San Francisco Municipal Police Station led by SPO1 Manuel Aleonar by virtue of WOA issued by hon Judge Ricardo Mosquera of MCTC San Francisco, Agusan del Sur for the crime of theft, docketed under CC number 07-CR-4153 with recommended bailbond amounting to Php 8,000.00. Arrested person is now under the custody of San Francisco Municipal Police Station for proper disposition. (PNP-PRO-13/ PIA-Caraga) [top]