SULU – Personnel of Pangutaran Municipal Police Station arrested a wanted person for the crime of Parricide with Murder on June 15, 2021 at Barangay Bangkilay, Pangutaran, Sulu.
Report from Pangutaran Municipal Police Station revealed that the suspect, identified as Alex Assali, 51 years old, male, married, farmer and resident of Barangay Bangkilay, Pangutaran, Sulu, had a standing warrant of arrest for the crime of Parricide with Murder and no bail bond recommended issued by the Presiding Judge, of Regional Trial Court, Branch 3, 9th Judicial Region, Jolo dated January 25, 2006.
Investigation disclosed that Pangutaran MPS received report from PNP informants and Intelligence operatives that the suspect was spotted at Barangay Bangkilay. Immediately, personnel of Pangutaran MPS 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 Pangutaran Municipal Police Station for documentation and proper disposition.
PBGEN Eden T Ugale, Regional Director, PRO BAR, lauds the operating personnel of Pangutaran 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 community in this successful operation. The Regional Director further encourages the community to take part in PRO BAR’s anti-criminality campaign.