August 2, 2018
Four (4) rape suspects including a Most Wanted Person (MWP) were nabbed on the strength of Warrants of Arrest (WOAs) by the CIDG detectives on Wednesday (August 1, 2018) in Regions 4A, 6 and 8.
In a report submitted to PDir Roel B Obusan, CIDG Director, the suspects were identified as ROLANDO ALAY JR y LACSON a.k.a. “Toto”, AMANDO MAHINAY y MERAFUENTES, RICARDO DE PAZ y MALATE and JOELY ESCUADRO y PARAISO.
PSupt Lawrence Cajipe, Regional Chief of the CIDG RFU 4A said that Alay is listed as the No. 1 MWP in Sta. Cruz, Laguna who was arrested by the joint elements of the CIDG PFU Laguna and Sta Cruz Municipal Police Station (MPS), at around 5:10 PM in Sitio 5, Brgy. Patimbao, Sta. Cruz, Laguna for two (2) counts of Rape by Sexual Assault in relation to violation of RA 7610 (Special Protection of Children Against Abuse, Exploitation and Discrimination Act) and 2 counts of Qualified Rape.
While, Mahinay who is wanted for three (3) counts of Rape was collared at about 7:40 PM in Purok Paglaum, Brgy. Mansilingan, Bacolod City by the CIDG RFU 6 based in Bacolod City led by its Regional Chief, PSupt Julius Caesar Mana together with the Bacolod City Police Office (CPO).
Meanwhile, De Paz and Escuadro who are both wanted for seven (7) counts of Rape were apprehended at about 4:00 PM in Brgy. 65, Paseo Del Legaspe, Tacloban City by manhunt teams of the CIDG PFU-Southern Leyte and at around 4:30 PM in Brgy. Kilim, Baybay City, Leyte by the CIDG PFU-Northern Leyte, respectively.
The Regional Chief of the CIDG RFU 8, PSupt Eddie Alejandro said that Escuadra is an alleged member of the “Tudayo Criminal Group” engaged in Robbery in Baybay City, Leyte. ###