Suspected stolen van seized by HPG in Dipolog PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 12 March 2012 16:27

A  Nissan Urvan van was seized by men of the Zamboanga del Norte Highway Patrol Group Provincial Unit led by Insp. Leopoldo Macalindol City while conducting an anti-carnapping operation and implementing other laws along the highway in Barangay Olingan  Dipolog last Monday.

In his report to HPG Regional Chief Sr. Supt. Romeo R. Uy, Macalindol said that during the operation, the van was spotted and flagged down for violation of heavily tinted windshields.

When the driver was questioned, it was found out the Nissan Urban van is registered with the Land Transportation Office Extension Office in Tubod, Lanao del Norte. But the owner is resident of Kalawit, Zamboanga del Norte.

Macalindol impounded the van after rreceiving an information that Nissan Urban vans are target of carnappers. The motorvehicle is also subject for a macro-etching examination by the Police Regional Office 9 ZDN Crime Laboratory Office. — Allen Abastillas