Philippine National Police

National Capital Region Police Office

PBGEN DEBOLD M SINAS

Three Korean Nationals With Interpol Red Notice Nabbed In Taguig City

The National Capital Region Police Chief PMGEN DEBOLD M SINAS lauds the Oplan Pagtugis and Salikop of Regional Intelligence Division-NCRPO; Regional Field Unit-NCR and Fugitive Search Unit, Bureau of Immigration and Deportation through the successful implementation of Interpol Red Notice to three (3) Korean Nationals at about 11:45 AM of August 4, 2020 at Southern MMDFU Office, SPD Compound, Lawton Ave., Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City.

The accused were identified as:

1. KWON Hyeoksoo, 39 yrs old ( DOB: June 26, 1981), Male Korean National;

2. SIM Dong Woo, 39 yrs old (DOB: Januray 20, 1981), Male, Korean National; and

3. LIM Yeongjun, 36 yrs old (DOB: Sept 26, 1984), Male, Single,  Korean National, all of Unit 302 Lucerne Building, Asteria Residences, Brgy San Isidro, Paranaque City.

Investigation disclosed that operatives of Southern Metro Manila DFU in coordination with Fugitive Search Unit, Bureau of Immigration and Deportation, BI served the INTERPOL RED NOTICE to the following accused:

1. KWON Hyeoksoo – INTERPOL RED NOTICE Control No. A-6119/7-2020 for Warrant of Arrest (Criminal Act-Fraud) under Cc No. 2020-20486 issued by SEOUL CENTRAL DISTRICT COURT with Ten (10) years imprisonment in Korea dated July 10, 2020;

2. SIM Dong Woo – INTERPOL RED NOTICE Control No. A-6118/7-2020 for Warrant of Arrest (Criminal Act-Fraud) under Cc No. 2020-20487 issued by SEOUL CENTRAL DISTRICT COURT with Ten (10) years imprisonment in Korea dated July 10, 2020; and

3. LIM Yeongjun – INTERPOL RED NOTICE Control No. A-5892/7-2020 for Warrant of Arrest (Criminal Act 114-Organization of Criminal Groups) under Cc No. 2020-17743 issued by SEOUL CENTRAL DISTRICT COURT with Ten (10) years imprisonment in Korea dated June 18, 2020.

Probing reveals that the suspects are members of Korean Voice Phishing (Telephone Fraud) Criminal Group, engaged in online loan fraud in the Philippines and in Korea reported under IR No. NCRSDFU-06-001.

Accused were brought to Southern DFU for proper documentation and disposition prior to return of warrant to issuing court.

“I would like to congratulate the operatives for the successful implementation of Interpol Red Notice. Your excellent coordination and alertness are the factors why we are able to serve more warrants in Metro Manila,” said PMGEN SINAS.