PEÑARRUBIA, Abra – A 29-year old unemployed man was arrested by combined police operatives and intelligence agents during the service of his warrant of arrest for murder in his residence at Dumayco here Saturday morning.
Senior Superintendent Antonio Bartolome, provincial director of the Abra Provincial Police Office, identified the arrested individual as Ignacio Grapiza Balanay, Jr., 29, single, unemployed and a resident of barangay Dumayco, Peñarrubia, Abra.
He was arrested by virtue of a warrant of arrest issued by Judge Corpus Alzate of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 2 for the crime of murder with no bila recommended for his temporary liberty.
The arrested wanted individual was brought to the Peñarrubia Municipal Police Station for documentation prior to his turnover to the issuing court for the proper disposition of the case filed against him.
By Dexter A. See