CAMP Olivas, City of San Fernando, Pampanga — Central Luzon Police Director Brig. Gen. Matthew Baccay commended his men for the arrest of the region’s three most wanted persons in a one-day manhunt operation.
Baccay said the police operation on Tuesday led to the arrest of Celso Dela Tena, 28, tagged as Central Luzon’s top most wanted for murder, with the joint elements of Bamban MPS RIU3, PIT-Tarlac PPO, PIT-NEPPO, Talavera MPS, NEPPO, 1st PMFC TPPO, PIDMU TPPO, PIB TPPO and 304th MC, RMFB3 in Bgy. Anupul, Bamban, Tarlac.
After seven years in hiding, Tarlac’s no. 1 most wanted identified as Christopher Manuek, 32, was also captured by joint operatives of the Tarlac CPS, RIU3, Tarlac PIT, PIU Tarlac PPO, and PIDMU Tarlac PPO in Bgy. Suizo, Tarlac City, Tarlac for murder.
An ex-soldier, Ramil Pardua, 56, listed as no. 2 most wanted person in Nueva Ecija, was nabbed for kidnapping and failure to return a minor.
Alberto Reyes, 40, tagged as Nueva Ecija’s most wanted was caught after more than nine years in hiding for frustrated murder.