Cop arrested for allegedly molesting 8-year-old niece PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 30 June 2015 13:29

by DAN TORIBIO

A policeman was arrested and detained after he allegedly molested his niece in Sta. Maria last Saturday afternoon.

A sketchy police report identified the suspect as PO2 Guillermo Cordero y Celada, 39, married, a resident of Galvez Drive, Barangay Sta. Maria and a member of the 5th Special Action Force based in Camp Abendan, Mercedes.

Initial investigation disclosed that the 8-year-old girl reported to her mother that his uncle molested her sexually.

Acting on the girl’s statement her mother accompanied her to the Sta. Maria Police Station to file a proper complaint.

Police said the incident happened around 2:30 p.m. in Galvez Drive, Sta. Maria.

Police conducted a follow-up operation that resulted in the arrest of Cordero.

Charges have been readied against Cordero for violation of Republic Act 9165. – Dan Toribio Jr.