MAGUINDANAO – As PRO BARs drive against wanted person continues to intensify in the Bangsamoro region, one (1) sought by law was arrested in an operation conducted by police authorities at about 8:00 a.m. of December 11, 2020.
Report from Buldon Municipal Police Station disclosed that, joint operatives of PRO BAR Regional Intelligence Division, Buldon Municipal Police Station, Anti-Kidnapping Group, and RMFB 14 went to Barangay Ampuan, Buldon, Maguindanao arrested Solaiman Badawi AL-Samo, of legal age, male, married and resident of Buldon, Maguindanao, who had a standing warrant of arrest for the crime of Arson issued by the Presiding Judge of Regional Trial Court, Branch 14, Cotabato City.
During the operation, one (1) 12 Gauge Shotgun with serial number 1047896 with four live ammunitions, was confiscated from the suspect’s possession by the operating units.
It was further revealed that while conducting intelligence operation, PNP informants and Intelligence operatives, spotted the suspect at his residence in Barangay Ampuan. Immediately, operating units went to the area and successfully served the warrant of arrest. The apprehending officers informed the suspect of his constitutional rights.
The suspect and confiscated pieces of evidence are now under the custody of the said station for documentation and proper disposition.
Regional Director, PRO BAR, Police BGen Samuel P Rodriguez, praised the operating units for their timeless efforts in the implementation and serving of warrant of arrest against wanted person. He also reiterates that police operatives in the Bangsamoro region are not only focused on public safety operations but are also continuously mounting and intensifying operations against persons wanted.