Holdupper collared PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 04 August 2013 13:45

One of three holduppers who robbed a 20-year-old man of his cell phone along Sevilla St. was arrested by patrolling policemen during a hot pursuit operation last Friday morning.

Arrested was Rashi Ismael y Pulman, 18, of Arena Blanco. He was detained at the cental police station pending the filing of charges in court.

Jovy Barcelona y Barredo of Tumaga was walking along Sevilla St. around 11:50 a.m. when Ismael and two other companions blocked his path and beat him. They seized his Samsung cellphone then fled but Ismael was arrested by policemen of the Patrol Section.

Meanwhile, Romulo Langcay, 28, stock assistant officer of the Mega Fishing in Talisayan and a resident of Sitio Caragasan, Maasin, was arrested by men of the Ayala Police Station led by Sr. Insp. Edilberto Alvarez for possession of a sachet of shabu and a roll of aluminum foil last Friday afternoon.

Langcay was caught by the management of Mega Fishing in possession of the prohibited drug and paraphernalia.

Carissa Tagyang of Ayala Seafoods had called Alvarez to take custody of Langcay.

Langcay was detained at the Ayala Police Station while the seized items were forwarded to the 9th PNP Crime Laboratory for examinations. – Dan Toribio Jr.