THE Northern Police District Special Operations Unit (DSOU) arrested a 19-year-old young man tagged as top 5 most wanted person in northern part of Metro Manila Thursday afternoon in Valenzuela City.
DSOU head Supt. Jose Ali Duterte identified the arrested suspect as Renz Mario Bernardino, jobless, of 5128 San Gregorio St., Bgy. Gen. T. De Leon, Valenzuela City, who was arrested inside a convenience store on MacArthur Highway at 3:30 p.m.
Duterte said Bernardino was arrested by virtue of warrants for rape issued by Judge Nancy Rivas-Palmones of Valenzuela City Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 172 and Judge Evangeline Francisco of Valenzuela RTC Branch 270.
Meanwhile, four other wanted persons were arrested by virtue of an arrest warrant in separate places in Navotas and Malabon Cities
Elements of Navotas Police Warrant and Subpoena Section arrested Ronnie Espinosa, 29, near his house in Bgy. North Bay Boulevard South, by virtue of a warrant for attempted murder issued by Judge Ronald Torrijos of Navotas RTC Branch 288.
In Malabon City, Senior Insp. Paul Dennis Javier said Daniel Olbinado, 18, of Bgy. Potrero, and Jimboy Gardoque were arrested in simultaneous police operations Thursday afternoon. Olbinado was facing drug charges while Gardoque was nabbed for physical injury charges.