4 escape Zambo City police detention cell PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 17 May 2016 11:43

Four detainees of the Central Police Station escaped from yesterday morning.

One of them was recaptured while fleeing towards Tomas Claudio Street.

City Police Office information officer Sr. Insp. Helen Galvez disclosed that the policeman assigned as detention guard discovered around 5 a.m. that four male detainees were no longer inside their detention cell.

Immediately, a hot pursuit operation was mounted, resulting in the capture of one of the four detainees identified as Den-Den Jalaide, a resident of Talon-Talon, who was in detention for carnapping charge.

Jalaide was caught by policemen walking along Tomas Claudio and was brought back to the police station.

Three others detainees identified as Fahad Arip, 34, of Mampang(theft case), John Zivas Ferrer Lim (robbery with attempted homicide) and Arby Aquicesca (theft) were still at large.

The escapees cut one iron bar of the detention cell using an iron saw then left the detention cell passing the main gate of the City Police Office. – Dan Toribio