Wanted man with gunshot wound nabbed PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 18 December 2011 17:05

A man wanted by the law in Pagadian City was arrested at the back of Sta. Cruz Cemetery here last Friday night.

The suspect was identified as Reynaldo Abad Orbita, 41, married, of Mahayahay, Kumalarang, Pagadian City. He was nabbed by operatives of the City Police Office’s Intelligence Section led by Sr. Insp. Edilberto Alvarez under the supervision of City Police Director Sr. Supt. Edwin De Ocampo.

Orbita had a pending warrant of arrest issued by Judge Rolando Goan of the Regional Trial Court Branch 21 in Pagadian City on March 23, 2010. He had also pending warrant of arrest for murder issued by Judge Gregorio Dela Peña of the RTC Branch 12.

Police said that Orbita has a fresh gunshot wound in the right shoulder. He told the investigators that he was shot and wounded by a gunman in Bunguiao three days ago.

Orbita was detained at the central police station pending his turn-over to Pagadian City government. — Dan Toribio Jr.