MAGUINDANAO - Government operatives in Maguindanao arrested a wanted person for the Crime of Carnapping with Homicide on August 11, 2021 at Barangay Labu-Labu, Shariff Aguak, Maguindanao.
Report from Maguindanao Police Provincial Office (PPO) revealed that the arrested person identified as Kalid Andalani Kalaing alias “KUMANDER KALID”, male, married, and resident of Barangay Molon, Palimbang, Sultan Kudarat, is allegedly a sub-leader of Dawlah Islamiyah Maguid Group and had a standing warrant of arrest for the crime of carnapping with homicide.
Suspect was arrested thru an information received by Maguindanao PPO operatives from Sultan Kudarat PPO and PNP Intelligence Group stating that "Kumander Kalid is enroute to Isulan, Sultan Kudarat from Cotabato City onboard White Toyota Pickup". Thus, Joint PNP-AFP Checkpoint was conducted in Brgy. Labu-Labu, Shariff Aguak, Maguindanao where said vehicle was flagged down that led to the arrest of the suspect.
The arrested person was properly informed of his constitutional rights and cause of his arrest. Thereafter, properly turned-over to the custody of Sultan Kudarat Police Provincial Office for proper disposition.
Police Brigadier General Eden T Ugale, Regional Director, PRO BAR lauds the operatives involved in the operations for their relentless efforts in bringing behind bars the criminals and fugitives to justice. “This should send a clear message to criminals or wanted persons hiding in the region, you can run but you can never hide from the PNP. We are determined as ever to go after criminals who have been eluding arrests for years”, PBGen Ugale said.