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Saturday, June 30, 2018

June 28, 2018 - NEWS RELEASE on Reported Incidents


Top 6 Most Wanted Man in Sindangan Cuffed
SINDANGAN, ZaNorte (June 29, 2018) - Personnel of Sindangan MPS arrested the Top 6 most wanted man in Sindangan at about 1:00 PM of June 28, 2018 at Bantayan, Sindangan, Zamboanga Del Norte.

Police identified the arrested wanted person as Michael Ramos Y Cabalida, (Top 6 most wanted person), 29 years old, Filipino, male, single and temporary residing at Brgy. Piao, Sindangan, Zamboanga Del Norte.

He was arrested by virtue of warrant of arrest issued by Hon. Reymar L. Lacaya Presiding Judge RTC 9 Branch 11, Sindangan Zamboanga Del Norte for the crime of Attempted Rape docketed under criminal case number S-5589 dated May 30, 2017. The bail bond for his provisional liberty is hereby fixed at ₱120, 000.00.

Subject wanted person was arrested through intelligence driven operation in utilizing the services of an asset to assists in locating the subject who reportedly gone into hiding at Sindangan after knowing that a warrant of arrest was issued against him.

The wanted person was brought to Sindangan District Hospital for physical and medical examination, and then was brought back to the said station for arrest booking prior to turn over to the issuing court.

R.A. 7610 Violator Arrested
PIÑAN, Zaorte (June 29, 2018) – PNP personnel of Piñan MPS arrested a senior citizen during the conduct of manhunt operation at Brgy. Segabe, Piñan, Zamboanga Del Norte on June 28, 2018 at about 10:30 AM.

Police identified the arrested senior citizen as Venancio Regalado Aniñon, 81 years old, married, a resident of said Barangay.

The accused was arrested by virtue of warrant of arrest for Violation of Section 10 (a) R.A. 7610 docketed under CC# 22076 duly issued and signed by Presiding Judge Rogelio D. Laquijon of RTC, 9th Judicial Region, Branch 7, Dipolog City on December 19, 2017 with recommended bailbond amounted to ₱80,000.

The arrested subject person is now under the custody of Piñan MPS for proper disposition.

Robbery Suspect Held in Sindangan
SINDANGAN, ZaNorte June 29, 2018) – Personnel of Sindangan MPS arrested the robbery suspect during the conduct of manhunt operation at Brgy. La Roche, Sindangan, Zamboanga Del Norte on June 28, 2018 at about 10:40 AM.

Police identified the arrested suspect as Sammy Miñosa Fabillar aka “Sammy Miñosa”, 23 years old, single, male, a resident of La Roche, Sindangan, Zamboanga Del Norte.

Subject person has standing warrant of arrest for the crime of Robbery with criminal case number S-5719 dated March 6, 2018 signed by Hon. Presiding Judge Reymar L Lacaya, RTC Branch 11, Sindangan, Zamboanga Del Norte with bail bond recommended amounted to ₱100,000.00.

The arrested subject person is now under the custody of Sindangan MPS for proper disposition.

Female Arrested in Sindangan for Estafa
SINDANGAN, ZaNorte (June 29, 2018) – The Personnel of Sindangan MPS arrested a female person accused for estafa during the conduct of manhunt operation at Brgy. Dapaon, Sindangan, Zamboanga Del Norte on June 28, 2018 at about 2:00 PM.

Police identified the arrested accused as Nora Oto Andapo, 44 years old, single, female, residing at Dapaon, Sindangan, Zamboanga Del Norte.

Subject person has standing warrant of arrest for the crime of Estafa with Criminal Case number 2010-3870 dated August 30, 2010 duly signed and issued by Hon. Presiding Judge Bansawan Z. Ibrahim of RTC Branch 13, 12th Judicial Region, Cotabato City with bailbond recommended amounted to ₱20,000.00.  

The arrested person is now under the custody of Sindangan MPS for proper disposition.

Drug Suspect Arrested in Dipolog
DIPOLOG CITY (June 29, 2018) – The Operatives of Dipolog City Police Station and PDEA9 arrested 18-year old involved in illegal drugs during the conduct of joint illegal drug buy-bust operation at By-pass road, Barangay Gulayon, Dipolog City on June 27, 2018 at about 11:40 PM.

Police identified the arrested as Christian Robert General Polinar, 18 years old, single and a resident of Purok Catadman, Barangay Turno, Dipolog City.

The operating troops confiscated/recovered from the possession and control of the suspect the following:
Four pieces small sachet of shabu,
One unit Apple iPhone SE color silver,
One-piece One Thousand Peso (Php 1,000.00) bill as proceeds money,
One piece Driver’s License,
One piece JRMSU I.D.,
One Camouflage gray/black/dirty white pouch,
One Five Hundred Peso (Php 500.00) bill as buy-bust money and
One unit Honda Wave Motorcycle color blue bearing temporary plate 168 JC.

The arrested subject person is now under the custody of Dipolog CPS for filing of appropriate charges in court.

Thursday, June 28, 2018

June 26, 2018 - NEWS RELEASE on the Reported Incidents


Stabbing Incident
DIPOLOG CITY (June 28, 2018) – The responding Police arrested the suspect of stabbing incident transpired at Sitio Virginia, Brgy Diwan, Dipolog City at about 7:00 PM of June 26, 2018.

Police identified the arrested suspect as Liezel Elias y Sandao, 37, single and a resident of Sitio Linay, Diwan, Dipolog City.

The victim was identified as Jovanne Gumalani y Sagayan, 24yo, single and a resident of Purok Lumbia, Brgy Ceres, Katipunan, Zamboanga Del Norte.

Victim sustained stabbed wounds on his left chest and was brought to Zamboanga Del Norte Medical Center.

Meanwhile, suspect is now detained at Dipolog CPS Detention Cell.

City Ordinance Violator Held in Katipunan                                                                                  
KATIPUNAN, ZaNorte (June 28, 2018) – The PNP personnel of Katipunan MPS conducted manhunt operation at Brgy. Singatong, Katipunan, Zamboanga Del Norte on June 26, 2018 at about 3:00pm.

The operation was resulted to the arrest of Aldren Elemia Lumayaw, 32 years old, and a resident of Brgy. Singatong, Katipunan, Zamboanga Del Norte.

The said wanted person was arrested by virtue of warrant of arrest issued by Judge Kenneth P. Rosal of MTCC, Branch 2, Dipolog City for Violation of City Ordinance No.107 docketed under criminal case number B-46780 with bail bond recommended fixed at Two Thousand Pesos (P2, 000.00).

The arrested subject person is now under the custody of Katipunan MPS for proper disposition.

Farmer Arrested in Siayan for Theft
SIAYAN, ZaNorte (June 28, 2018) – The PNP personnel of Siayan MPS successfully arrested the wanted person during the conduct of manhunt operation at Sitio Taque, Barangay Datagan, Siayan, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 3:00 AM of June 26, 2018.

Police identified the arrested person as Lorenso Andile y Sumangcad aka ‘Jun-Jun’, 28 years old, farmer, married, Filipino and a resident of Sitio Taque, Brgy. Datagan, Siayan.

The suspect was arrested by virtue of warrant of arrest issued by Presiding Judge Nimfa B. Carreon-Padao dated May 29, 2018 for the crime of Theft docketed under criminal case number 12967 with bail bond recommended fixed at Twelve Thousand Pesos (P12, 000.00).

The accused is now detained at Siayan MPS Detention Cell for proper disposition.

Motor Vehicle Traffic Accident
PIÑAN, ZaNorte (June 28, 2018) - Vehicular accident transpired at the National Highway of Barangay Poblacion, South, Piñan, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 12:40PM of June 26, 2017.

Initial investigation conducted disclosed that the motorcycles involved were:
MC1- Black Kawasaki  Rouser Motorcycle bearing plate number attach JA33502 driven by Loreto Duhaylungsod Abila, 50 years old, married, a diocesan social action center staff, diocese of Dipolog, a resident of Jose Dalman, with back rider name Marie Vie T Giingguing, legal age, married, a resident of Sicayab, Dipolog City, and
MC2- Red Skygo Motorcycle, without plate number attach  driven by Ronnie Abajar Castillon, 44 years old, single, jobless, failed to present  official receipt and certificate  of registration, without driver’s license and with two back riders namely Wilfredo Salor Castillo, 68 years old,  married, jobless and his wife Caridad Abajar Castillo, 70 years old, all  residents of  Barangay Bagong Silang, Piñan.

Further investigation revealed that while MC1 was travelling  from Mutia, towards  the municipality of Piñan and upon reaching at the bridge located at Poblacion, South, Piñan, MC2 who was travelling in opposite direction in high speed motion accidentally  bumped/collided with the Veh1 which resulted to the two motorcycles fell down on the road.

Both drivers and passengers incurred injuries and were brought to Piñan District hospital by the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction Management Center (MDRRMC) personnel for medical treatment while both motorcycles were under the custody of Piñan MPS for proper disposition.

Investigator on case is PO2 Randy Rasonabe Vallecer with contact number 09087017011.



Wednesday, June 27, 2018

June 25, 2018 - NEWS RELEASE on the Reported Incidents


1 killed in shooting incident
SIAYAN, ZaNorte (June 26, 2018) – One person was killed by unidentified armed men in a shooting incident at Sitio Datagan, Brgy Guibo, Siayan, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 10:15AM of June 25, 2018.

Investigator on-case SPO1 William B. Olvido Jr. identified the victim as Diosdado Quimas Malanao, 56, married, farmer and a resident of said place.

The suspects were five unidentified persons fully armed and believed to be members of CNTs, investigator said.

Immediately PNP personnel of Siayan MPS together with Mr Rio Anadeo-Rural Health Unit (RHU) representative proceeded to the area to verify the veracity of the report, he also said.

Initial Investigation conducted disclosed that at about 6:00AM of same date, while the victim and his family were in the outside of their house, allegedly the suspects with long firearms suddenly appeared and without any sufficient reason, two of them shot the victim four times hitting the different parts of the body.

After the shooting the victim, the suspects pointed their firearms to the family members and stated in bisayan dialect (wala moy labot, siya ra among toyo) “You are not included only him”. After the incident suspects left the area and fled towards unknown direction. Based on the testimony of the family members said unidentified persons were allegedly members of a CNTs.

Recovered from the crime scene were three (3) empty shells of caliber M14 riffle. Cadaver of the victim was turned-over to his family for proper disposition.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

June 25, 2018 - NEWS RELEASE on Reported Incidents

SG was wounded after accidentally hit by his Firearm
SIAYAN, ZaNorte (June 25, 2018) – A security guard was accidentally wounded after he was hit by his owned firearm. The accidental firing transpired on June 23, 2018 at about 2:10 PM at Sitio River Side, Brgy Poblacion, Siayan, Zamboanga Del Norte.

Investigator on Case P02 Armando L. Pelayo Jr. identified the security guard as Rodrigo Siasico y Magallanes, 38 years old, married, Filipino, Security Guard of Globe Tower under Dasia Security Agency and a resident of Sitio Dagao, Barangay Poblacion, Siayan,.

Initial investigation disclose that the security guard left their house going to Barangay Polayo to render duty at Globe tower and he fetches his wife at UCCP church situated at Sitio Riverside Poblacion Siayan. Zambaonga del Norte, he said.

PO2 Paabayo also said that while the SG waiting thereat his sling bag fell down of which his 38 revolver was inside and accidentally burst/fired and hit at his left knee. Victim immediately brought to Dipolog City for Medication.

Rev. Fernando Fabillar Bayon, Pastor of UCCP witnessed the said incident.


Suspect arrested for Hacking Incident
DAPITAN CITY (June 25, 2018) – A suspect was arrested for a female, the hacking incident took place at Barangay Sigayan, Dapitan City at about 12:30 AM of June 24, 2018.

Investigator on case- PO1 Gweyn Acorin identified the victim as Jenalyn Sotillo Pitogo, 31 years old, female, widow, a resident of said place was hacked by her boyfriend identified as Joel Regan Gutang, 46 years old, male, live-in, Filipino and a resident of Brgy. Barcelona, Dapitan City.

Initial investigation conducted disclosed that the victim was at the house of his aunt at Barangay Sigayan attending a birthday party, when the suspect believed to be under the influenced of liquor suddenly came with a bolo and got mad and without apparent reason hacked the victim hitting on her left knee, he said.

The victim was brought to Jose Rizal Memorial Hospital, Dapitan City for medical treatment while the suspect was arrested at Brgy Barcelona, Dapitan City, PO1 Acorin also said.

The suspect is now temporary detained at Dapitan CPS pending filing of appropriate charges in court. Motive is Jealousy.

Husband accidentally Hacked by his wife
SIAYAN, Zamboanga del Noted (June 25, 2018) – A husband was died after accidentally hacked by his wife, the incident occurred at Barangay Diongan, Siayan, Zamboanga Del Norte.

Investigator on Case P02 Armando L. Pelayo Jr. identified the suspect as Lorita B. Halagna, legal age and a resident of said place.

Initial investigation conducted disclosed that at about 6:00 PM of June 23, 2018, both victim and the suspect were having a drinking spree at the house of Jolito Amod, after drinking the couple went home drunk and sleep, P02 Pelayo disclosed.

At around 7:00pm of same date, the suspect woke-up for personal necessities. She got a bolo for her protection and when about to open the door she was stumbled down due to the darkness and her bolo accidentally hit to the left leg of her husband. The victim sustained slice wound and experienced severe bleeding, PO2 Pabayo added.

He said, the suspect inform her sister in-law and report the incident to the barangay and subsequently the victim was brought to Siayan Diagnostic Center for medical treatment but was pronounced dead on arrival by his attending physician.
Suspect was detained at Siayan MPS pending filing of appropriate charges in court.

DIPOLOG CITY (June 25, 2018) - A commotion transpired at Lapu-lapu St Corner Echavez St, Barangay Estaka, Dipolog City at about 2:30 in the morning of June 24, 2018.

Alert Team of Dipolog CPS immediately responded the said report. Upon arrival at said place, the team arrested Roxanne Bantilan y Rulog, 18 years old, single, and a resident of same address causing the commotion and disturbing the residents.

He suspect was arrested for “Alarms and Scandal” and temporarily detained at Dipolog CPS for filing of appropriate charges in court.

Rape Suspect Arrested
DIPOLOG CITY (June 25, 2018) - The Personnel of Dipolog City Police Station arrested a 33-year old rape suspect at Sitio Looc, Barangay Estaka, Dipolog City at about 11:00 AM of June 24, 2018.

Police identified the arrested person as Eric Medina, 33 years old, single, a resident of Nazareth, Kabasalan, Zamboanga Sibugay.

He was arrested by virtue of Warrant Of Arrest issued by Hon. Judge Vicente S. De La Plaza II - Presiding Judge RTC 9 Branch 36, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay for the crime of "Rape" docketed with Criminal Case Number I-6457 dated January 12, 2018 with no bail recommended.

Arrested person was properly turned-over to personnel of Kabasalan MPS for proper disposition.

1 Drug Suspect Arrested
DAPITAN CITY (June 25, 2018) - On June 24, 2018 at about 3:45 PM, City Drug Enforcement Team of Dapitan CPS together with personnel of PDEA arrested one person for illegal drugs during the conduct of joint buy-bust operation at National Highway of Brgy Sulangon, Dapitan City.

Police identified the arrested person as Elbert G. Ocba, 33 years old, and a resident of Brgy. Mabuhay, Liloy, Zamboanga del Norte, a Newly Identified illegal drug Personality of Dapitan CPS.

Confiscated from his possession and control were the following:
One pc heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline granules believed to be Shabu as buy bust evidence,
One pc heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing white crystalline granules believed to be Shabu,
One pc Five Hundred Peso Bill with Serial Nr EC289320 as buybust money,
Two pcs Twenty Peso Bill,
One pc Pouch/wallet color dirty white,
One pc of memory-card color black,
One pc sim-card talk n text,
One pc cellular phone (cherry Mobile) color white,
One pc disposable lighter color green,
One pc scissor color blue and
One pc sling bag color brown.

Arrested suspect together with the confiscated items were brought to Dapitan CPS for proper disposition.


1 injured in vehicular accident
SERGIO OSMEÑA, Zamboanga del Norte (June 25, 2018) – One passenger injured in vehicular accident transpired along National Highway of Barangay Poblacion Bajo in Sergio Osmena municipality, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 5:20 PM of June 24, 2018.

Initial investigation conducted disclosed that a Utility Service Vehicle (SUV) color gray Mitsubishi Strada bearing plate number ACB 4597 driven by PSI Oliver Boral Guibao, male, 43 years old, married, Filipino, PNP member assigned at Don Victoriano Misamis, Occidental a resident of PK-2B, Kalilangan, Bukidnon. He failed to present the Certificate of Registration and Official Receipt of the vehicle, Investigator On-Case PO2 Elbert Castillon Taata said.

PO2 Elbert Taata also said that the SUV has five passengers travelling from Butanas Swimming Pool Brgy. Sinai, Sergio Osmeña plying to Don Victoriano, Misamis Occidental and upon reaching at the curve portion of National Highway of Brgy. Poblacion Bajo, Sergio Osmeña, the driver suddenly lost control and accidentally bumped unto the side railings/barrier of the road causing the vehicle to fell down at the cliff area.

One passenger identified as Nice Pabor, female, 39 years old, Filipino and a resident of Canibungan Dako, Clarin. Misamis Occidental sustained injuries on the different parts of her body and was brought to Sergio Osmena Municipal Hospital for medical treatment but later transferred to Provincial Hospital of Misamis Occidental for proper medication, investigator said.

The vehicle was damaged and still at the place of accident, he said.

1 Class Room partially damage by Fire
KATIPUNAN, ZamboNorte (June 25, 2018) – One class room was partially damage by fire transpired at Brgy. New Tambo, Katipunan, Zamboanga Del Norte at about 3:00 PM of June 24, 2018, immediately, personnel of Katipunan MPS informed the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) – Katipunan, on the said report.

The firefighters of BFP-Katipunan together with the PNP personnel of Katipunan MPS proceeded at said place.

Initial investigation conducted by the Bureau of Fire Protection of Katipunan, disclosed that the Class Room of Grade II of New Tambo Elementary School was burned wherein Maria Lorna Dalman is the class room adviser.

The room was gutted by fire about 60% upon the conduct of firefighting operation.

The fire started on the ceiling of said room based on the statement of the classroom adviser Maria Lorna Dalman.

Prior to the incident, at around 2:00 pm of June 22, 2018, the class room adviser not able to turn off the fuse box of the said classroom for the reason that she was afraid of getting electrocuted.

The fire was declared fire out at about 3:30 pm of same date with no injured and no casualty reported.

1 died in vehicular accident
LILOY, ZamboNorte (June 25, 2018) – One died in vehicular accident occurred along National Highway of Barangay Timan, Liloy, Zamboanga Del Norte at around 5:00pm on June 24, 2018.

Initial investigation disclosed that the accident involving Utility Service Vehicle (USB) and motorcycle. The SUV-Red Mitsubishi Adventure, with Temp. Plate Nr 100102, driven by Abdu-lsabol Joe Pandih, 29 years old, married, self-employed and resident of Gov. Village, Dipolog City and motorcycle-Honda Single XRM 125 with black and white color combination, Plate Nr 4598JK, driven by Anecito Tumimbang Nasara, male, 29 years old, single with live-in partner, resident of Padi-anan, Salvador, Lanao del Norte. 

Further investigation disclosed that SUV is running from Brgy. Caracol, Salug going to Zamboanga Sibugay while the motorcycle is running from Zamboanga City going to Dipolog City, PO2 Argie M Lihaylihay, Investigator–On–Case said.

He added that upon reaching at the curve portion of the road, the motorcycle driver trying to overtake the Rural Transit Bus but an incoming SUV running in opposite direction prompted the driver of motorcycle losses control and collided to SUV.

The motorcycle driver sustained severe injuries on the different parts of his body and was immediately brought to Liloy Health District Hospital but few minutes later he was pronounced dead by the attending physician.

The driver of vehicle-1 was properly informed of his constitutional rights and temporary detained at Liloy MPS for filling of appropriate charges in court.

Both vehicles incurred damage and was brought to Liloy MPS for proper disposition. The incident transpired on or about 4:50 pm of same date.

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