Leyte murder suspect arrested in Balibago-A A +A
Monday, June 25, 2012
ANGELES CITY -- One of the suspects in a triple murder case in Leyte was arrested by officials of Barangay Balibago recently.
Clarinda Rellama of Santa Ana, La Paz, who was listed as a most wanted person in Leyte, was arrested here on Friday, said Balibago chairman Rodelio Mamac.
Rellama was arrested by virtue of an arrest order issued by Buenaventura Pajaron of the Regional Trial Court in Abuyog, Leyte on July 3, 2001, Mamac said.
Rellama and a certain Ruel Refugia were ordered arrested in connection with the case.
An informant told barangay officials that Rellama, who was staying in the village for months now, had a standing warrant of arrest.
Mamac said they conducted surveillance against the suspect for at least one month.
She is now detained at the Angeles City Police Office. (Reynaldo G. Navales)
Published in the Sun.Star Pampanga newspaper on June 25, 2012.