COTABATO CITY--- PBGen Arthur R Cabalona, Regional Director, PRO BAR lauds the anti-criminality effort and swift response of Cotabato City Police Office, headed by PCol Rommel L Javier, City Director, that resulted to the successful arrest of a notorious Robbery Hold-up suspect in the evening of February 11, 2022 along San Juan Street, Barangay Rosary Heights 13, Cotabato City.
According to the report from Cotabato City Police Office, a victim of robbery hold-up along the aforementioned place, reported the incident at the Police Station 2 of CCPO for assistance and possible recovery of his cellular phone forcibly taken by the riding in tandem suspects and for their possible arrests.
Acting on the report, personnel of said police station immediately responded and conducted a hot pursuit operation which resulted to the arrest of the suspect who is 31 years old, married, jobless and a resident of San Pablo Village, Barangay Rosary Heights 11, Cotabato City.
Recovered from the suspect was the Realme cellular phone of the victim and one (1) unit caliber .45 ARMSCOR pistol with serial number 521384 with one (1) assembly magazine loaded and seven (7) pieces live ammunition.
Suspect and pieces of evidence was brought to Cotabato City Police Station 2 for proper disposition and filing of appropriate charges in court.
In line with PRO BAR's hardline campaign against all forms of criminality, PBGen Cabalona once again appeals to the public, Local Government Units, other government agencies as well as other private stakeholders in the community to support the PNP's fight against all criminalities inorder to maintain a peaceful and secure Bangsamoro Region.