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Friday, March 22, 2013
POLICE have launched a hot pursuit operation against two suspects who robbed a 26-year-old employee of a driving school inside her office at RT Lapeña Bldg. in Matina Wednesday.
The suspects are identified as Cyril Alcomnedras and Soony Umpad.
The victim was identified as Yurote Jean Guillena Barromeo, secretary of Tec Driving School and a resident of Balusong, Matina.
Based on the initial investigation conducted by Chief Inspector Maximiano Atuel of Talomo police, Barromeo was inside her office along with her three-year-old daughter when the two suspects entered the office and acted as applicants for driving lessons.
One of the suspects suddenly pulled a knife from his waist and declared hold-up. The other suspect then detained the victims in a room in the second floor while his partner carted away P1,900 worth of the day's income hidden inside the drawer of the victim.
The suspects also took P1,000 from the victim's wallet and her mobile phone worth P1,800 before fleeing to an unknown direction.
The victim was able to point out the suspects as responding police officers showed them a gallery of suspects.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on March 22, 2013.