Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office

PBGEN DEBOLD M SINAS

NO. 3 MOST WANTED PERSON OF JOSE ABAD SANTOS, NABBED IN TONDO

The National Capital Region Police Office, Chief, PMGEN DEBOLD M SINAS lauds the Intelligence Section and Warrant Section of PS – 7 Jose Abad Santos, Manila Police District for the successful apprehension of Station’s Number 3 Most Wanted Person by virtue of warrant of arrest along Juan Luna Street corner Coral Street, Tondo, Manila at around 2:00 PM of October 13, 2020.

The arrest was plotted after an information was received from a Barangay Information Network (BIN) about the whereabouts of the accused. PS – 7 personnel conducted surveillance and monitoring to confirm the veracity of the received information. Subsequently, after confirming police personnel conducted police operation which led to the service of warrant to the said accused.

Initial report showed that the arrested accused was identified as Rommel Cuaycong a.k.a “Rommel Rivera”, 36 years old, male, single, grab driver, residing at house no. 734 Fajardo Street, Tondo, Manila.

The above-mentioned accused has a pending warrant of arrest dated February 29, 2012 issued by Honorable Judge Teresa P Soriaso of Regional Trial Court Branch 27, Manila with Criminal Case Number 12-289703 for the crime of Attempted Murder.

The arrested accused was apprised of his constitutional rights and presently detained at PS-7 Jose Abad Santos Custodial Facility pending the return of the Warrant of Arrest and issuance of commitment order.

“I commend PS – 7 Jose Abad Santos for the successful apprehension of Station’s No. 3 Most Wanted Person. Your dedication and commitment in the service of the public is truly noteworthy,” PMGEN SINAS said.