Motorbike thief with .38 revolver arrested by cops PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 06 August 2013 10:57

A suspected motorcycle thief was arrested after he was caught in act stealing a motorcycle along La Purisima St. at dawn last Sunday.

Arrested was Rodrigo Garcia y Bakil, 34, married, of Phase II, Urban Poor, Lunzuran.

Garcia was nabbed by men of the Zamboanga City Public safety Company led by Sr. Insp. Joewie Bantoto Lucas under the supervision of Supt. William Gadayan.

Confiscated from his possession was a .38 cal. revolver with five rounds of ammunition.

Gadayan disclosed that his men were on mobile patrol when they spotted Garcia stealing a Kawasaki Fury motorcycle outside Chergen Internet Café.

Immediately Gadayan’s men cornered and arrested him.

Gadayan identified the owner of the motorcycle as Amir Khan Mapag of Tumaga who was at that time inside the said internet café.

Garcia was detained at the central police station while the recovered motorcycle and revolver were turned over to an investigator for filing of charges against Garcia. – Dan Toribio Jr.