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CamSur’s most wanted nabbed in Pampanga

June 29, 2023 Bernard Galang 441 views

Camp Olivas, City of San Fernando, Pampanga — A 43-year-old man wanted for murder and one of the most wanted persons in Camarines Sur has ended his over two-decade hiding against law after he was captured Wednesday in Arayat, Pampanga.

PRO3 director Brig. Gen. Jose Hidalgo Jr. identified the suspect as Leo Villamor, of Bgy. Telapayong, Arayat, Pampanga.

The suspect was arrested by joint operatives of the Arayat MPS, 303rd MC RMFB3 and Siruma MPS of Camarines Sur PPO at his residence.

Villamor has a warrant of arrest for murder issued by the Regional Trial Court Branch 63 of Calabanga, Camarines Sur dated January 16, 2002. No bail was recommended for the supect.

The suspect went into hiding for more than 21 years prior to his arrest in Pampanga, according to the police.

“The successful arrest of Villamor was a result of intel-driven operations and diligent efforts to place lawless elements behind the bars of justice which is in line with PNP chief Gen. Benjamin Acorda’s directive,” Hidalgo said.