Bike thief nabbed in Ipil PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 22 February 2012 12:49

Men of the Zamboanga Sibugay Provincial Office’s Special Operations Group led by Chief Insp. Ariel T. Huesca Jr. and Highway Patrol Group-9 Zamboanga Sibugay unit led by SPO4 Nestor Bandigan arrested last Monday night a suspected motorcycle thief and recovered a stolen motorcycle

In a report to HPG Regional Chief Sr. Supt. Romeo R. Uy, Bandigan said the suspected thief was spotted by police toopers pushing a black and white Rusi motorcycle with plate number NR 3902-JI. along  Barangay Tirso Babifra  in Ipil

When the suspect identified as V.  M. Botingaw of Ipil Heights was questioned, it was found out that he does not own the motorcycle. He cannot produce any document of ownership .    Thereafter, the police brought him to the police station.

Further investigation disclosed that Botingaw is a member of a  gang called Radsmon Group composed of nine persons and engaging in  motorcycle stealing in the provinces of Zamboanga del Norte and Zambopanga Sibugay.

The suspect was detained at the police station. A case of carnapping is now readied against him. — Allen Abastillas