House, store robbed in Mercedes PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 20 May 2014 12:02

Burglars broke into a house and a store  in Mercedes and got away with valuables and cash last Saturday night.

A police report disclosed that Ma. Agnes Jakosalem y Manalo, 43, married, a public school teacher and her neighbor Lilia Aquino y Gregorio, 56, married, both residents of Zone 6, Mercedes, appeared at the Culianan Police Station 4 and reported that they were victimized by robbers.

Jakosalem said she discovered around 6 a.m.that her black shoulder bag containing two Land bank and one Pag-ibig ATM cards, Toshiba laptop computer, Nokia cell phone and P10,000 in cash missing in her bedroom.

Lilia Aquino y Gregorio, in her complaint, said she discovered her Samsung cell phone and piggy bank containing more or less P1,000 missing inside her sari-sari store

Initial investigation disclosed that the robbers entered the house of Jakosalem through the kitchen window where jealousy panes were detached. The intruders ransacked the house and not contented with what they got, they proceeded to the store of Aquino that was adjacent to the Jakosalem house and took thereat the said items.

Police said the victims were surprised when they woke up and saw their house in disarray and the said items were missing.

Police have lifted some fingerprints at the two robbery scenes to help investigators identify the robbers. – Dan Toribio Jr.