Man, 2 sons arrested for murder raps PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 20 January 2013 14:08

A man and his two  sons, wanted for murder and frustrated murder in Zamboanga del Norte, were arrested in Barangay Gasa, Lakewood, Zamboanga del Sur, last Thursday night.after hiding for several months from the police.

Arrested were Nelson Sumabot and his two sons Boboy and Reggy of San Isidro, Sergio Osmena, Zamboanga del Norte.

A police report disclosed that the three Nelson, Boboy and Reggy were tagged in the killing of two persons in an incident where two other persons survived in Zamboanga del Norte.

After the killing, the father and sons fled and went into hiding in Lakewood for several months until the police got information on their whereabouts.

Acting on the information,  policemen of Sergio Osmena led by Sr. Insp. Vedasto Dasmarinas  and soldiers of the Army’s 53rd Infantry Battalion rushed to Lakewood where they chanced upon the the father and sons in their safe house.

The arrest was made on the strength of a warrant for two counts of murder and frustrated murder issued by Judge Rogelio Laquihon.

They were brought to Sergio Osmena were they were detained while charges were filed against them in court. — Noning R. Antonio