LAGAYAN, Abra June 16 – A 47-year old punong barangay was arrested by combined police operatives and intelligence agents based on a warrant for murder in his residence at Pulot, here, Wednesday.
Police authjorities identified the arrested individual as Leonard Jiminez Donato, 37, barangay Chairman and a resident of Pulot, Lagayan, Abra.
He was arrested by virtue of a warrant of arrest issued by Judge Corpuz Alzate of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 2 in Bangued for murder with no bail recommended for his temporary liberty.
The arrested individual was brought to the Lagayan Municipal Police Station for documentation prior to his turnover to the issuing court for the proper disposal of the case filed against him.
By Dexter A. See