January 25, 2020

NO. 7 MOST WANTED PERSON OF SAMAR PROVINCE NABBED DURING JOINT POLICE-MILITARY OPERATION

 CAMP LUKBAN, Catbalogan City – Joint elements of Calbiga MPS led by PMAJ DARYLL S CHUA, ACOP, RIU8 led by PEMS Dhel F Cornejo, and 46th IB operatives under the supervision of LTC RHOMMEL LANGCAUON, Battalion Commander nabbed a wanted person at about 6:45 P.M. of January 21, 2020 at Brgy. Literon, Calbiga, Samar.

The suspect was identified as Wilmar SABLAN y Mabag alias “Imay/Emay”, 32 years old, married, farmer, and a resident of aforesaid place, who was listed in the Top Ten Most Wanted Person in the Province of Samar, ranked at No. 7.

The arrest was made by virtue of Warrant of Arrest for the crime of HIGHWAY ROBBERY WITH DOUBLE HOMICIDE docketed under Criminal Case No 2010-1740 dated March 3, 2016 and ROBBERY WITH MULTIPLE HOMICIDE under Criminal Case No 2012-1857 dated August 28, 2012, both issued by HON. JANET M. CABALONA, Presiding Judge, Regional Trial Court, 8th Judicial Region, Branch 33, Calbiga, Samar, with both no bail recommended.

            During the arrest, MABAG tried to resist and grappled one of the operatives from the 46th IB Philippine Army trying to take possession of his short firearm which resulted to the accidental squeezing of the trigger and wounding the accused hitting on his left waist and left knee. Subsequently, MABAG was immediately brought to Samar Provincial Hospital, Catbalogan City for immediate medical attention due to gunshot wounds.             For your queries/information, visit our camp or contact our hotline number at 09952720133 and thru our Facebook account: Pulis ng Samar. Email us also at samarppcadb@gmail.com.