Cops hunt 2 swindling suspects-A A +A
Saturday, October 19, 2013
POLICE are hunting down two men who were earlier reported duping a hairstylist in Davao City.
The two suspects were identified as Francis Salvi Ancajas and Julius Gamba Salazar, all residents of Piapi, Boulevard in Barangay 22-C.
Personnel of the San Pedro Police Station launched the manhunt operation, following the complaint of the victim identified as Erwin Oderes Ombing, 29, of Matina.
Police said the victim reported that at 3 p.m. Thursday, two suspects sold him a detergent bar instead of an iPhone 5.
The victim said he was swindled inside Rosver Pawnshop on Ilustre street. He said he bought the said iPhone 5 that was placed in a pouch for worth P4,000.
Police said the suspects were identified by Ombing through the rouge gallery.
The police already filed charges of swindling before the City Prosecution Office (CPO) against the two suspects on Friday through a regular filing.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on October 20, 2013.