Police rescue sex workers, minors Print
Saturday, 12 August 2017 13:45

Policemen rescued five free-lance sex workers and several minors during the conduct of separate operations in barangay Zone 3 earlier this week.

The rescue operation was conducted by personnel of the Women and Children Protection Desk at around 10:20 p.m last Wednesday.

Police identified those rescued as Lovely Cesar Bernardo, 28, single of Sta. Catalina, Elsa Olavidez, 34, of Canelar, Baby Linda Belbes, 38, of Canelar, Arlyn Bakil, 21, of Campaner Street and Sara Adduk, 40, of Mampang.

They were taken to the police office for proper profiling and proper disposition.

Meanwhile, nine persons, including minors, were also rescued after they were caught sniffing solvent in two separate police round-up operations recently.

The minors were aged 14, 17, 12 and 15 while the five other persons rounded up were identified as Benzar Jailani, 22, Bryan Hadjuran, 19, Rasul Isnani, 19 and Kingkang Palau, 25,.

They were rounded-up by operatives of the Central Police Station’s Investigation Section and were taken to the office for disposition. – Dan Toribio