PIA Press Release
PNP Caraga bares accomplishments vs criminality
by PO3 Rene Boy Ocares Bernaldez
Butuan City (November 14) -- On Wednesday (November 12) at 12:10 in the afternoon at Purok Sibuyas, Montilla Boulevard, Barangay Golden Ribbon, this city, PNP personnel from Vice Control Section of Butuan City Police Station-1 led by PSI Ronaldo Plaza conducted operation against illegal gambling.
The operation resulted in voluntary surrender of one unit fruit game machine with undetermined number of peso coins inside by Minda Mendoza Peligro (caretaker), 40 years old, married and a resident of abovementioned place. Surrendered machine was brought to the office of Butuan City Police Station-1 for proper disposition.
On Thursday (November 13) at 9:00 in the morning at Langihan Road, Barangay Holy Redeemer, Butuan City, elements of Butuan City Police Station-2 led by SPO2 Advincula apprehended the suspect identified as Romulo Lid-awan Hudohodo, 32 years old, married and a resident of Purok-3B, Barangay Bading, Butuan City. Suspect was arrested by virtue of warrant of arrest (WOA) under criminal case number 2008-690 dated November 4, 2008 for estafa issued by Judge Jeoffre Acebedo of Regional Trial Court (RTC), Branch 41, Cagayan de Oro City with recommended bailbond of P40,000. Arrested person is now detained at Butuan City Police Station-2 for proper disposition.
On Wednesday (November 12) at 4:20 in the afternoon, a certain Adrian Joseph Macamay, 17 years old, single and a resident of Purok-7, Lumbocan, Butuan City voluntarily surrendered to Butuan City Police Station-3. Subject person has a standing warrant of arrest (WOA) for attempted murder under criminal case number 12932 issued by Judge Eduardo Casals of RTC, Branch 1, Hall of Justice, Libertad, Butuan City dated August 11, 2008 with recommended bailbond of P120,000.00. Said person was turned-over to the issuing court for proper disposition.
On Wednesday (November 12) at 5:00 in the afternoon at Barangay Holy Redeemer, Butuan City, elements of Butuan City Police Station-2 arrested the suspect identified as Ferdinand Nini Niez, 37 years old, married and a resident of Purok-10, Barangay Obrero, Butuan City. Suspect was apprehended by virtue of alias warrant of arrest under criminal case number 36317 dated April 30, 2008 and criminal case number 36431 dated May 15, 2008 issued by Judge James Go of MTCC, Branch 2, Libertad, Butuan City for violation of SP Ordinance NR 894-92, Section 31.07 (Traffic Violation) with recommended bailbond of P500.00 for each case. Another alias warrant of arrest was also issued, under CC NR 35102 dated August 14, 2008 for same violation, issued by Judge Dennis Castilla of MTCC, Branch 1, Libertad, Butuan City with recommended bailbond of P2,000.00. Said person is temporarily detained at Butuan City Policce Station-2 for proper disposition. (PNP 13/PIA Caraga) [top]