2 minors nabbed for carnap

November 22, 2021 People's Tonight 167 views

AUTHORITIES arrested two minors, both 17 years old, who are reportedly members of a carnapping syndicate.

Quezon City Police District Director, PBGen. Antonio C. Yarra said the suspects were members of notorious Kulot Robbery and Carnapping Group involved in carnapping incidents in Pasay, Marikina, Caloocan, and Quezon City.

Operatives of the Holy Spirit Police Station (PS 14) headed by Station Commander PLt. Col. Jeffrey Bilaro arrested the two minors for carnapping and recovered five stolen vehicles, firearms and ammunition in a follow-up operation at about 5 p.m. on November 20, 2021 in Camarin, Caloocan City.

A report showed that at about 3:40 p.m. of November 20, 2021, a certain Jorrelyn Mirador reported to PS 14 that her Toyota Ace utility van with plate number CSF 987 was stolen at around 8 p.m, of November 19, 2021 while parked along Republic Ave., Brgy. Holy Spirit, Quezon City.

A follow-up operation resulted in the arrest of the twosuspects, as wekk as recovery of the stolen Toyota Ace, and a Smith and Wesson revolver cal. 38 with four live ammunition and assorted false keys.

During investigation, the minors disclosed the location of other stolen vehicles that further led to the recovery of a Kawasaki motorcycle with sidecar bearing plate number TX 4335; an Isuzu Jeepney with plate number TVX 594; a Honda TMX motorcycle with plate number 5051-XQ; and a Yamaha Mio motorcycle with plate number UHG-277. The Said jeepney and tricycle were both reported to have been recently stolen.

A case for violation of R.A. 10883 or the New Anti-Carnapping Law and R.A. 10591 or the Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Act will be filed against the arrested suspects before the Quezon City Prosecutor’s Office.