LANAO DEL SUR – Personnel of Balindong Municipal Police Station, together with members of 102nd Base Command, Moro Islamic Liberation Front arrested a wanted person for the crime of murder on December 3, 2020 at Barangay Barit, Balindong, Lanao del Sur.
Balindong Municipal Police Station revealed that the suspect, identified as Saaban Minirigue Didato, 39 years old, married, male, jobless, and resident of Barangay Karomatan, Poona Piagapo, Lanao del Norte, had a standing warrant of arrest for the crime of Murder issued by the Presiding Judge of Regional Trial Court 12, Branch 3, Iligan City.
Investigation disclosed that Balindong MPS received report from PNP informants and Intelligence operatives that the suspect was spotted at Barangay Barit. Immediately, personnel of Balindong MPS together with the members of 102nd Base Command of MILF went to the area and sighted the suspect wherein arresting officers served the warrant of arrest. Apprehending officers informed the suspect of his constitutional rights.
The suspect is now under the custody of Balindong Municipal Police Station for documentation and proper disposition.
PBGEN Samuel P Rodriguez, RD, PRO BAR, lauds the operating personnel of Balindong Municipal Police Station for their relentless efforts in the implementation and serving of warrant of arrest against wanted person in the municipality. He appreciates the active cooperation and support of the MILF in this successful operation against wanted person in Lanao del Sur. He further encourages the community to take part in PRO BAR’s anti-criminality campaign.