October 1, 2018
On a weekend police operation, detectives of the CIDG collared three (3) Most Wanted Person (MWPs) including a National Level MWP, a Barangay Official and one (1) other.
Reports submitted to CIDG Director, PDir Roel B Obusan identified the arrested persons as ANTONIO ZAFRANCO y CABALLE a.k.a. “Tisoy”, GILBERT SINOY BRIGOLE, JUNIBERT BALANTE MIGUEL, LUCAS AGUILLING MARAVILLA JR and JEFFREY VITULLA y CAINTEC.
Zafranco who is listed as a National Level MWP with monetary reward of Php90,000.00 was nabbed on the strength of 3 Warrants of Arrest (WOAs) for Murder (2 counts) and Robbery by joint elements of the PFU-Quezon, RFU 4A, PFU-Cavite, all of CIDG led by its Regional Chief, PSSupt Lawrence Cajipe, Tayabas City Police Station (CPS), PIB Quezon PPO, PIB Cavite, Bacoor CPS and RMFB 4A on September 28, 2018 (Friday) at about 8:00 PM in Brgy. Mambog 2, Bacoor City, Cavite.
While Brigole who ranks as the No. 10 Municipal Level MWP in Nabuturan, Compostela Valley was apprehended by virtue of a WOA for Acts of Lasciviousness (2 counts) by the CIDG RFU 11 based in Compostela Valley under the direct supervision of its Regional Chief, PSupt Edilberto Leonardo together with the Nabunturan Municipal Police Station (MPS) on the same date at around 8:30 PM in Purok 18, Sitio New Kapatagan, Brgy. Casoon, Monkayo, Compostela Valley.
Meanwhile, on September 29, 2018 (Saturday), Miguel who is tagged as the No, 4 Municipal Level MWP and Maravilla were arrested on the strength of a WOA for Homicide by combined elements from the CIDG PFU-Davao Oriental supervised by PSupt Leonardo and Tarragona MPS at around 1:15 PM in Purok Agaon, Brgy. Central, Tarragona, Davao Oriental and by virtue of a Search Warrant (SW) for possession of a caliber .22 rifle, an air gun, caliber .45 replica and 42 rounds of ammunition, by police operatives from the CIDG RFU 4B based in Occidental Mindoro headed by its Regional Chief, PSupt James Allan Logan, Occidental Mindoro PPO, RIU 4B, Maritime Police Station (PS) and 1st COY Occidental Mindoro PFC at about 6:40 AM in Brgy. Camburay, San Jose, Occidental Mindoro, respectively.
And 44-year-old Brgy Kagawad Vitulla was collared for possession of a caliber .45 pistol, magazine, assorted ammunition and drug paraphernalia by detectives of the CIDG PFU-Northern Leyte supervised by PSupt Eddie Alejandro, Regional Chief, CIDG RFU 8 together with the Leyte PMFC during the implementation of a SW on September 30, 2018 (Sunday) at around 5:45 AM in Brgy. Villa Mag-aso, Baybay City, Leyte.
Maravilla and Vitulla were charged for violation of RA 10591 (Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Law) while additional case for violation of RA 9165 (Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act) was filed against Vitulla. ###