Upi, Maguindanao – Police Brigadier General Samuel P Rodriguez, Regional Director, PRO BAR lauds the operatives of Upi Municipal Police Station for the arrest of the Top 10 Municipal Level Most Wanted Person on March 24, 2021 at Barangay Nangi, Upi, Maguindanao.

          Arrested Wanted Person was identified as Crispolo Moires Gabia, 52 years old, male, married and resident of Upi, Maguindanao.

          The accused was arrested by virtue of the Warrant of Arrest issued by Hon. Kasan K Abdulrakman, Presiding Judge, 12th Judicial Region, Regional Trial Court, Branch 27, Cotabato City dated February 3, 2021 with Criminal Case No.2018-10379 for the Violation of Republic Act 10591 otherwise known as “Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Act”.

          Upon arrest, Gabia was apprised of his constitutional rights and is now under the custody of the Upi Municipal Police Station for documentation and proper disposition.

          PRO BAR successfully conducts manhunt operations as the campaign against wanted person continues to intensify in the Bangsamoro Region.

          Police Brigadier General Rodriguez reiterates that the success of the operation is attributed to the intensified anti-criminality campaign of the PRO BAR and strong partnership and coordination between the police and the community.