Bike thief nabbed PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 15 February 2013 11:12

Men of the Tetuan Police Station led by Chief Insp. Elmer Acuña arrested one of two motorcycle thieves minutes after they stole a motorcycle parked outside an internet café in Ortega St., Tetuan at dawn yesterday.

Adrian Duterte was arrested and detained pending the filing of charges against him.

Acuña said the motorcycle owner parked his XR 200 motorcycle outside an internet café and then proceeded inside around 1 a.m.

Few minutes later, the owner discovered his motorcycle missing.

The incident was reported to the police and during investigation lawmen reviewed the cafe’s CCTV camera and Duterte was positively identified as one of the suspects who took the motorcycle.

The other suspect was identified thru CCTV camera as Earl Bayabos.

Policemen mounted a hot pursuit operation that resulted in the arrest of Duterte and the recovery of his get-away motorcycle.

Bayabos reportedly escaped bringing the stolen motorcycle. – Dan Toribio Jr.