Fugitive hired as mayor’s escort Print
Wednesday, 23 May 2018 12:02

A fugitive was arrested by police while serving as a VIP escort of the local chief executive of Bonifacio municipality in Misamis Occidental.

A police report identified the suspect as 2Lt. Demetrio Buyan Hernando, a retired Philippine Army Scout Ranger previously assigned at the 5th Infantry Battalion based in Tangub City, Misamis Occidental.

Hernando was arrested by operatives of the Molave Municipal Police Station in Barangay Calolot, Bonifacio municipality Misamis Occidental last Monday afternoon during a service of search warrant.

Hernando was arrested by authorities while serving as an escort of Mayor Samson R. Dumanjug, the local chief executive of Bonifacio Municipality.

Hernando has a standing warrant of arrest for violation of Republic Act 9262.

The suspect was brought to the Bonifacio Municipal Police Station for documentation and later brought to the Molave Municipal Police Station for proper disposition. (Ely Dumaboc)