Arsonist arrested PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 03 January 2015 14:46

An arsonist was nabbed by men of the Labuan Police Station led by Sr. Insp. Chester Natividad after he burned his own house last Thursday morning.

Arrested was Judah Siddick y Jaipudin, 29, of Purok 3, Labuan. Recovered from his possession was a sachet of suspected shabu and a knife.

A police report disclosed that around 9 a.m., Siddick set his house on fire.

Acting on a report. Natividad and barangay officials of Labuan rushed to the area and tried to convince Siddick to surrender. But Siddick refused to surrender, but policemen subdued him.

Two policemen were injured in their body but the suspect was arrested immediately.

During investigation at the Labuan Police Station, police found a sachet containing suspected shabu from Siddick’s possession. — Dan Toribio