Man charged with robbery-A A +A
Saturday, November 2, 2013
A MAN was charged before the Regional Trial Court (RTC) for robbing a 30-year-old woman in Panacan, Davao City last October 24.
Charged with robbery is Paul John Belcis Dabuan, 18, of Barangay Ilang in Tibungco. Prosecutor Oliver Saniel found probable cause to charge Dabuan.
He was accused of robbing Sheryl Exclamado Bejenia, 30.
Investigation conducted by Police Officer 1 (PO1) Retche Cua of Sasa police revealed that the victim was on her way home around 3 a.m. when Dabuan and his cohort, only identified as alias Richard, approached her and grabbed her brown wallet containing P8,000 and her Nokia mobile phone worth P9,000.
Bejenia sought help from the Sasa police. A pursuite operation was then launched.
Dabuan was arrested in his house around 8 a.m. last October 25, 2013.
Recovered from the possession of the suspect were the stolen items which was returned to the victim.
The suspect is currently detained at Sasa Police Station. Police are still conducting further investigation for the arrest of the other suspect, who remains at large.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on November 03, 2013.