CITY OF MALOLOS, Bulacan — Five wanted persons and six other suspects were arrested by Bulacan Police in different police operations conducted on Saturday (Sept. 7).
P/Col. Chito G. Bersaluna, Provincial Director (PD) of Bulacan PNP said that the five wanted persons were arrested in different manhunt operations by the the tracker teams of San Miguel, DRT, San Jose Del Monte and Marilao Police Stations.
They were identified as 1) Marcelo Paraon y Gatchalian, 47 years old, arrested in Brgy Salangan, San Miguel, Bulacan for Violation of Section 5 of RA 9262 with Php 72,000 bail recommended; 2) Evelyn Ilao y De Leon, 34 years old, arrested at Sitio Lit-lit, Brgy. Kalawakan, DRT, Bulacan for Violation of Sec. 68, PD 705 as amended by EO 277 as further amended by RA 7161 (Forestry Reform Code of The Philippines) with recommended bail amounting to Php 28,000; 3) Marcelesa F. Sarto A.K.A. Mercelisa Sarto y Francisco, 60 years old, arrested in Brgy. Kaypian, CSJDM, Bulacan for Violation of Sec 255 of R.A 8424 (Tax Reform Act of 1997) NIRC of 1997 as amended, in relation to Section 253, par (d) and 256 of the same code with Php60,000.00 and Php20,000 bail recommended; 4) Jessie Azul Elarde A.K.A. Jessie A. Elarder, 31 years old, arrested in Brgy. Ibayo, Marilao, Bulacan for Reckless Imprudence Resulting in Damage to Property with a recommended bail of Php30,000.00; 5) Edgardo Israita Joson, 38 years old, arrested in Brgy Calumpang, San Miguel, Bulacan for Violation of Section 5 of RA 9262 with Php72,000 bail recommended.
Meanwhile, separate buy-bust operations were conducted by the operatives of Obando and Balagtas MPS that resulted to the arrest of two suspects identified as Kenneth German y Roxas Alias Kenneth, 42 years old and Richard Pendre y Perez alias Richard, 40 years old.
Five plastic sachets of shabu and buy-bust money were confiscated from the suspects during the operation.
Moreover, an anti-illegal gambling operation was conducted by the elements of Pulilan MPS in Brgy Taal, Pulilan, Bulacan that resulted to the arrest of suspects identified Carlito Jr Narciso y Torres, 42 years old; Deolito Magbato y Cruz, 40 years old; Joel Obrigoso y Capito, 38 years old and Francisco Cuison y Banaybanay, 41 years old.
The said suspects were caught in the act of playing cards “pusoy”. Confiscated from the suspects were cash amounting to Php.860 and playing cards.
Appropriate criminal complaints against the arrested suspects are now being prepared for filing in court.
Bulacan Police is continuously and relentlessly implementing its intensified campaign against wanted persons and all other forms of criminality as directed by the Chief PNP and the Regional Director of PNP Region 3 P/Brig. Gen. Joel Napoleon M. Coronel. (RONDA Balita Online News)