2 more robbed in separate incidents-A A +A
Saturday, March 16, 2013
A LOTTO outlet teller and a credit collector were burglarized in separate incidents in Davao City Friday.
The first incident happened at around 11:15 a.m. at a lotto outlet on Agton St. in Toril.
The victim was identified as one Lizanie Lozano Ariate, a 23-year-old lotto outlet teller, single and a resident of Crossing Bayabas, Toril.
Based on the initial investigation conducted by SPO1 Rogelio Rosete of Toril police station, the victim left the lotto outlet unattended as she was busy surfing the Internet for the lotto jackpot prize.
An unidentified male wearing white t-shirt and denim pants suddenly went inside and took the lotto ticket sales worth P3,600. The robber then fled to an unknown direction afterwards.
The other incident transpired at around 4 p.m. at Purok 20, De Lara St., Calinan.
The victim was identified as Aureo Asensi Flores, a 33-year old collector of Eclaire Finance Corporation, a native of Cateel, Davao Oriental and a transient resident of Brgy. San Antonio, Agdao.
Based on the initial investigation conducted by Sr. Insp. Jacy Jay Bios Francia, chief of Calinan police station, the victim alighted from his blue Honda Wave 100 bearing plate number 9101 on De Lara St. to collect money from their customers.
While the victim was collecting money, he was suddenly approached by riding-in-tandem men onboard a white and blue Honda XRM motorcycle with no plate number. One of the men pulled out a firearm of undetermined caliber and declared a holdup.
The victim then handed out P5,000 worth of collections and his Nokia mobile phone. The suspects then fled to an unknown direction.
Flores identified the suspect who declared a holdup as wearing blue jacket, helmet and 5'3'' in height while the driver of the motorcycle was described as wearing white t-shirt, helmet and 5'5'' in height.
Police are now conducting further investigation to identify and arrest the suspects.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on March 17, 2013.