‘Akyat-bahay’ cases on the rise (Robbers break into policeman’s house) Print
Saturday, 19 May 2018 16:06

By Dan Toribio

Burglars broke into a policeman’s house and carted away cash and thousands of pesos worth of jewelry in Doña Felisa Subdivision in Mercedes last Friday.

Police said that the robbery took place at the house of SPO4 Erlie Dela Cruz y Javallana located at Block 4, lot 22, Doña Felisa Subdivision.

The robbery was discovered at around 9:45 p.m. and was reported to the Culianan Police Station for investigation.

Ocular investigation showed that robbers carted away assorted jewelry worth P150,000 and cash amounting to P80,000.

Investigators said that the suspects gained entry to the house by climbing a mango tree leading to a porch located at the house’s upper portion.

The burglars then proceeded to enter the bedroom on the second floor.

Police investigators lifted some finger prints at the robbery site that will help determine the identity of the suspects. – Dan Toribio