GABALDON, Nueva Ecija — The Nueva Ecija and Angeles City police and the provincial Highway Patrol Group recovered a carnapped sedan and arrested its possessor during a sting operation here on Tuesday.
Nabbed was businessman Geraldo Villante, 48, with residences in Bgy. Malinao here and in Purok 6, Bgy. Lagare, Cabanatuan City.
The suspect was nabbed by members of the local police, Angeles PNP and the NE-HPG led by Major Lester P. Zafra after an intelligence operation conducted on the subject turned out positive.
Police head Capt. Aniceto Caraang Jr. said the stolen vehicle, described as a red Toyota Vios model 2021 with conduction sticker P9-P256 and license plate CBC-1660 registered under a certain Violy Magsipoc Javier, of Pulong Maragul, Angeles City, was recovered fromthe arrested suspect.
Zafra said the arrested suspect and the recovered vehicle were brought to the police station here for documentation and for their proper turnover to the Angeles City PNP and to the NE-HPG office.