Negros Oriental Police Provincial Director Col. Raul Tacaca has confirmed the arrest of the province’s three most wanted persons in Iloilo under Oplan Tracker.
On the strength of the arrest warrants issued by Judge Candelario Gonzales of RTC Branch 45 in Bais City, joint elements from PIB-NORPPO led by Police Captain Gilfred Baroman together with the Regional Intelligence Unit 6, Regional Intelligence Division of Police Regional Office 6 and personnel from Pavia Municipal Police Station arrested Goly Benavides #4 most wanted person; Isoy Benavides, #7 most wanted person and Jerome Benavides, #8 most wanted person in Barangay Balabag, Pavia Iloilo.
Tacaca said that the arrest is the result of month long coordination, intelligence build up and intelligence fusion between RIU 6 and PIB Negros Oriental PPO with the support of RID PRO 6 with the active support of the BINs and Action Agents of RIU 6.
Arrested persons were brought to RIU 6 Office for documentation and proper disposition and were brought to Bais City, Negros Oriental for the return of their warrants and to commit to the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology.
Tacaca, lauded the exhaustive efforts of the PIB Negros Oriental PPO in arresting the Most Wanted Persons of the Province easing the threats they have posted and giving justice to the families of their victims. He further appreciated the support of the civilian informants that led to the successful arrest of the wanted persons.