Samal’s 4th most wanted arrested-A A +A
Monday, March 10, 2014
POLICE arrested on Sunday one of the most wanted persons in the Island Garden City of Samal during a pursuit operation at Purok 3, Barangay Limao in Samal District.
Superintendent Roland Agohob, chief of Samal Police Station, identified the suspect as Chubby Marbebe Plaza, 25, a construction worker, resident of Barangay Limao in Samal District.
Police said the suspect was listed as No. 4 most wanted person in Igacos.
Personnel of Samal Police Station in coordination with the Regional Intelligence Division of the Police Regional Office (PRO) 11, Task Force Samal, and Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) arrested Plaza at his hideout at So Upper Caliclic around 7 p.m.
"After it was confirmed by some concerned citizens there na naroroon nga si Plaza, that was the time the authorities were deployed to arrest him. The authorities collared and arrested Plaza at his hideout," Agohob said.
Agohob added that the suspect is currently detained at the Samal Police Station jail facility, following the warrant of arrest issued by Judge Dorothy Montejo-Gonzaga, of Regional Trial Court Branch 4 in Panabo City dated March 9, 2014.
The suspect was charged with rape in 2011, following the complaint of the mother of his 15-year-old victim. No bail has ever been recommended against the suspect, Agohob said.
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on March 11, 2014.