DAVAO REGION WANTED CARNAPPER FOUND,
NABBED IN SURIGAO DEL NORTE
CLAVER, SURIGAO DEL NORTE— One of RHPU 11’s Most Wanted Persons (MWP) for carnapping has been found hiding and was apprehended in Brgy. Cagdianao, Claver, Surigao Del Norte yesterday morning, June 8, 2021, by the team led by Regional Highway Patrol Unit (RHPU) 11, as revealed by Highway Patrol Group Director Police Brigadier General ALEXANDER CAMILON TAGUM.
Under the supervision of Police Colonel BOBBY ABAO, Regional Chief, RHPU 11, with the assistance of Ecoland Police Station 15 of the Davao City Police Office (DCPO) and Claver Municipal Police Office, RHPU 11 operatives arrested a certain Jose Tampon Gallego alias Jose T. Galleto, 52 years old, a resident of the same locality, and Region 11’s Top 6 MWP for Carnapping.
Gallego’s capture came with a Warrant of Arrest (WOA) issued by the Regional Trial Court Branch 53 of the 11th Judicial Region in Davao City dated March 2019. The suspect is now temporarily detained at Sandawa Sub-Station, Davao City Police Office.
PBGen Tagum praised the intelligence-driven surveillance and monitoring that resulted in the suspect’s arrest. “We owe it to the hard work of our operatives involved in the operation and we were able to finally nab the suspect, proving the resolute dedication of all Guardians of the Highways for the protection and safety of our road users,” He stated.