Camp Bado Dangwa, La Trinidad, Benguet: Cordillera arrested 39 wanted persons in the Cordillera, of which five (5) were listed as Top Most Wanted Person (TMWP) during the one week operation against wanted person from November 22 to 28, 2020.

Of the thirty-nine (39) arrested wanted persons, Baguio City Police Office (BCPO) recorded the highest number of arrest with 17 apprehension followed by Ifugao PPO with seven arrest, Abra PPO and Benguet PPO with five arrested person each, Kalinga PPO with four arrest and Mt. Province PPO with one arrest.

On the Top Most Wanted Person (TMWP), two listed were separately arrested in Abra and another two were separately arrested in Baguio City.

In Abra, suspect Jayson Pagal Sotelo, 33 years old, was arrested in Brgy. Naguirayan, Pidigan by virtue of warrant of arrest issued by Judge Homer Ragonian of RTC Branch 1, Bangued, Abra for the crime of Statutory Rape with no bail recommended while, suspect, Jonel Millare De Mesa was arrested in Lingtan, Bangued by virtue of warrant of arrest issued by Judge Corpuz B. Alzate of RTC Branch 2, Bangued, Abra with recommended bail of Php 200,000.00. Sotelo was listed as No. 9 TMWP (Provincial Level) while De Mesa was listed as No. 1 TMWP (Municipal Level).

In Baguio City, suspect, Juver Baculi Dela Cruz, 33 years old, was arrested in San Carlos Heights Ext., Baguio City for violation of RA 9165 or The Comprehensive Dangerous Drug Act of 2002 while, suspect, Alquin Bautista Doctolero, 58 years old, was arrested in Kayang Extension for the crime of Estafa with recommended bail of Php 100,000.00. Dela Cruz was listed as No. 6 TMWP (Station Level) while Doctolero was listed as No. 4 TMWP (Station Level).

Meanwhile, In the province of Benguet, Felipe Paciteng Munoz, 39 years old, was arrested in Poblacion, Kibungan for violation of RA 9165 or The Comprehensive Dangerous Drug Act of 2002 with no bail recommended. The warrant of arrest was issued by Judge Jorge S. Manaois Jr., Presiding Judge of RTC, First Judicial Region, Benguet Province Branch 10. Munoz was listed as No. 9 TMWP (Regional Level). (PROCOR RPIO)