WAO, Lanao Del Sur- A wanted person in Wao, Lanao Del Sur was arrested through PROBAR’s intensified manhunt operations conducted by Wao Municipal Police Station on November 16, 2020.
The report of Lanao Del Sur Police Provincial Office disclosed that at around 10 o’clock in the morning of November 16, 2020, Wao Municipal Police Station received from PNP informants and Intelligence operatives that suspect identified as Jimmy Maningo, 59 years old, male, married, who had a standing warrant of arrest for the crime of theft issued by Presiding Judge of 9th Municipal Circuit Trial Court of Wao – Bumbaran was spotted at Purok 4B, Brgy Manila Group.
Immediately, armed with a warrant of arrest, personnel of Wao MPS proceeded to the area and conducted manhunt operation that resulted to the arrest of the suspect. The suspect is now under the custody of Wao Municipal Police Station for documentation and proper disposition.
As the campaign against wanted person continues to intensify in the Bangsamoro Region, PRO BAR successfully conducted 9 manhunt operations from October to November 2020; two of which sacked one of the 15 Most Wanted Person of Maguindanao and the 8th Most Wanted Person of Cotabato City.
PBGEN Samuel P Rodriguez, RD, PROBAR said that the success of the manhunt operations is attributed to the intensified anti-criminality campaign of the PRO and the strong partnership between the police and the community.