Top wanted person, 2 others fall-A A +A
By Bong Garcia
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
THREE wanted persons, including a top fugitive, was arrested by the police in its continuous campaign in the province of Zamboanga del Norte, a top police official said Wednesday.
Arrested were the following: Nicanor Lomongcan, 35; Rolly Ingad, 29; and, Jimboy Lumacad, 17.
Zamboanga del Norte police director Senior Superintendent James Mejia said Lomongcan was arrested around 5:20 a.m. Tuesday in the village of Mate, Manukan town.
Mejia said Lomongcan is listed as the Top One Most Wanted Person in the Municipality of Manukan.
Mejia said Lomongcan is charged for violation of Section 10(a) Article VI of Republic Act 7610. A warrant of arrest has been issued by the Court with recommended bail of P160,000.
Mejia said Ingad was arrested around 11 a.m. Tuesday at the municipal gymnasium of Roxas, Zamboanga del Norte.
Ingad is charged for murder and a warrant of arrest without recommended bail has been issued by the Court for his arrest.
Lumacad, who is facing charges for physical injuries, was arrested around 4:40 p.m. Monday along Minaog Highway, Dipolog City.
Mejia said the Court has set P10,000 bail for his temporary liberty.
All the arrested wanted persons were detained, Mejia said.