Bike-riding bag snatcher nabbed by PAF soldier PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 10 March 2013 17:09

One of two motorcycle-riding snatchers was arrested by a PAF enlistedman after he and his cohort seized the bag of a woman near Gate 1 of the Edwin Andrews Air Base in Sta. Maria last Friday morning.

Arrested was Ryan Garcia y Napalcruz, 30, of Fermin Enriquez Drive, Boalan.

A police report disclosed that Florence Alcazar y Asagara, of Toribio Drive, Pasonanca was walking near the gate of the EAAB along Fr. Salvador St. (Sta. Maria road) around 10 a.m. when Garcia and his companion Gaga Francisco aboard a Honda  XRM motorcycle appeared and one of them grabbed her bag.

After grabbing the bag of Alcazar, the motorcycle of the snatchers crashed on the road and timely SSgt. Dondon Javar who was duty at EAAB’s Gate 1 responded and arrested Garcia.

Francisco sped away aboard their motorcycle and remains at large as of press time.

Garcia was taken to the Sta. Maria Police Station and was detained in preparatory to the filing of charges against him in court.

Men of Sta. Maria police station were still conducting follow-up operations for the arrest of Francisco. – Dan Toribio Jr.