Cops nab Carmen robbery suspect-A A +A
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
THE Cagayan de Oro City Police Office (Cocpo) arrested on Monday noon a suspect in a robbery of a travel and ticketing agency in Carmen on October 30.
Senior Inspector Alfredo Ortiz Jr., Carmen Police Station chief, said the suspect used two identities — Elmon Tubay Silvosa and Art G. Tubay.
Ortiz said the suspect is 31 years old, single, and a native of Bunawan, Agusan del Sur.
Together with Senior Police Officer 1 Roger Enguito and Police Officer 3 Javien, Ortiz and his team arrested the suspect after a continuous follow-up operation since he robbed A and D Travelling and Ticketing agency on Max Suniel Street in Carmen.
He said they were able to recover from the suspect’s possession several identification and automated teller machine (ATM) cards of the establishment owner.
Two identification cards of the suspect with his two names specified therein were also recovered, he added.
They also recovered a sachet of suspected shabu from the suspect, Ortiz said.
He said the suspect admitted the crimes and was positively identified by the owner who was allegedly raped by the suspect.
The suspect is now detained for case filing. (LSM)
Published in the Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro newspaper on November 05, 2013.