Courtesy: PNP-Region 2

CAMP MARCELO A ADDURU, TUGUEGARAO CITY – The Regional Highway Patrol Unit (RHPU) 2 Top 4 Regional Most Wanted Person was cornered by police authorities in Rizal, Diffun, Quirino yesterday morning.

The suspect identified as Jaymar Rivera, 21 years old, construction worker and a resident of Purok 3, Rizal, Diffun, Quirino was arrested October 20, 2021 at about 10:00 o’clock in the morning by personnel of Diffun Police Station, Quirino Provincial Highway Patrol Team, Regional Intelligence Unit 2, Quirino Provincial Intelligence Unit, Quirino Criminal Investigation and Detection Team and 1st Quirino Provincial Mobile Force Company.

Police report reveals that the crime was committed in 2018 when the suspect was 17 years old who with a group of minors were engaged in carnapping motorcycles, “cannibalizing” some parts of the same and assembling them into “new” motorcycles.

The arrest of the suspect was by virtue of a warrant of arrest for violation of the New Anti-Carnapping Act of 2016 (RA 10883) issued by Presiding Judge Remalie Cardenas of Regional Trial Court Branch 32, Cabarroguis, Quirino dated August 16, 2021 with recommended bail bond of three hundred thousand pesos.

The suspect is now at the custody of Diffun Police Station for documentation before his turn over to the court of jurisdiction. (PRO2 PIO)